[vtkusers] turn off rotation in the implicit plane widget

SKoch at trinityconsultants.com SKoch at trinityconsultants.com
Tue Jul 11 10:51:01 EDT 2006

Hello Dr. Szczerba,

I found a crude solution to this problem.   I almost started to create a 
new class when I tried this: PlaneWidget.GetNormalProperty.SetOpacity(0). 
By making the normal vector invisible, it is no longer pickable and the 
rotation function is disabled.  This is a crude solution but it worked for 
now.  Is there a better solution?  Are we using the wrong widget for pure 
translation?   Doesn't it make sense for the Implicit Plane Widget to have 
an option to toggle on/off the rotation and the display/workings of the 

Steve Koch
Applications Developer

Trinity Consultants, Inc.
skoch at trinityconsultants.com
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Dominik Szczerba <domi at vision.ee.ethz.ch> 
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07/10/2006 03:21 PM

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[vtkusers] turn off rotation in the implicit plane widget

Is it possible to disable rotation in the implicit plane widget - just
as it is possible with translation and scaling?
Dominik Szczerba, Dr.
Computer Vision Lab CH-8092 Zurich
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