[vtkusers] Different behavior of vtkXMLPUnstructuredGridWriter in VTK 7.1
andy.bauer at kitware.com
Tue Dec 6 13:38:26 EST 2016
Backwards compatibility is something I should work harder on in general so
having someone check on me for this isn't a bad thing.
I just hit a backwards compatibility issue with a separate library today
and it's certainly annoying and a good way to anger users.
On Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 1:32 PM, Bill Lorensen <bill.lorensen at gmail.com>
> Sounds OK to me.
> Just checking...
> On Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 12:35 PM, John Peterson <jwpeterson at gmail.com>
> > On Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 10:26 AM, Andy Bauer <andy.bauer at kitware.com>
> >> Hi Bill,
> >> I think that this was a bug in the way that VTK was being used but
> >> of the way that the XMLPUnstructuredGridWriter was implemented, it
> ended up
> >> not being manifested in VTK pre 7.1. If they tried to do most other
> >> operations (e.g. streamlines, etc.) they would not get the desired
> > I will second this. It looks like we have been "getting away with" using
> > the XMLPUnstructuredGridWriter in the wrong way for quite a while, and we
> > need to update our code to use it the right way.
> > --
> > John
> Unpaid intern in BillsBasement at noware dot com
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