[vtkusers] Big number of actors

Bill Lorensen wlorens1 at nycap.rr.com
Mon Oct 16 22:40:04 EDT 2000

See the examples:


They both use Glyphs to display molecules.


At 03:48 PM 10/13/00 +0700, Daniel A. Mezentsev wrote:
>Hello all !
>I'm beginer in vtk and I have following trouble.
>While I analysing geometry property of DNA fragment about 500 atoms
>(every atom is vtkSphereSource with 20x20 resolution and has own
>vtkActor) my programm allocate about 130Mb.
>I have computer with 128Mb. How you can see this is critical atomic
>cluster size for my computer. Is this normal situation or I can reduce
>memory usage.
>With respect

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