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g3dviewer - a program to display and inspect 3D models

G3DVIEWER(1) General Commands Manual G3DVIEWER(1)

NAME

g3dviewer - a program to display and inspect 3D models

SYNOPIS

g3dviewer [options] [<filename>]

DESCRIPTION

After loading a valid model it should appear on the screen.
 
Use the left mouse button to rotate the model. To move the view hold down the SHIFT key and use left mouse button.
 
To zoom the model use the scroll wheel or hold the middle mouse button and move the mouse up or down.
 
The right mouse button opens a context menu where you can open the model information dialog, set some options or change the background color.

OPTIONS

--help
Show summary of options

"UNDOCUMENTED" OPTIONS

There are also some options which are just for development.
--parse-only
Just parse the model and exit.

SUPPORTED FILE TYPES

.3mf, 3dmf
3D Metafiles.
.3ds, .prj
3D Studio objects.
.b3d
unknown, but 3D Metafile format.
.cob
Caligary TrueSpace objects.
.dxf
AutoCAD models.
.iob
Impulse Turbo Silver / Imagine objects.
.lw, .lwo, .lwb
LightWave objects.
.md2
Quake 2 models.
.nff
Neutral File Format objects.
.obj
Wavefront objects.
.q3o, .q3s
Quick3D objects and scenes.
.wrl
VRML worlds.

BUGS

Most import plugins are incomplete. The goal is not to crash on broken input but it is not always reached.

AUTHOR

g3dviewer was written by Markus Dahms <mad@automagically.de>
 
july 22nd 2005 Debian Sid