[vtkusers] patch for adding stencil buffer support to RenderWindow

Sean McBride sean at rogue-research.com
Thu Jul 5 11:11:14 EDT 2007

On 7/4/07 5:54 PM, Charl P. Botha said:

>Stef Busking, a PhD candidate from our group, has made a patch to add
>stencil buffer support to the VTK RenderWindow.  It adds an extra ivar
>to vtkRenderWindow with which this can be activated, so it has no
>effect on existing code.  The changes have been done on Win32, X and
>Carbon, but not on Cocoa yet.
>Could any interested parties take a look at this and send feedback?
>If there are no complaints, we would like to commit this.  We would be
>greatly thankful to any Mac experts that could add support for cocoa
>(and test the Carbon support).

I took a fast look at the Carbon code and I think I could probably add
Cocoa support pretty easily, assuming kitware wants to put this into VTK...

Did you run all the dashboard tests with your changes, does everything
still pass?

Sean McBride, B. Eng                 sean at rogue-research.com
Rogue Research                        www.rogue-research.com 
Mac Software Developer              Montréal, Québec, Canada

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