MGED CMD facedef


facedef

Syntax

facedef face [a | b | c | d parameters]


Argument(s)

face
Valid Face of primitive currently in solid edit mode.
a
Specify the new location of this face by providing coefficients for its plane equation:
Ax + By + Cz = D
b
Specify the new location of this face using three points
c
Specify the new location of this face using rotation and fallback angles
d
Specify the new location of this face by changing the D value in the plane equation


Return Value(s)

No Return Values for this command.


Description

The "facedef" command allows the user to redefine any face of an ARB8 shape. The user must be in Primitive Edit Mode with an ARB selected for editing. The optional parameters may be omitted, and MGED will prompt for the missing values. Pressing 'q' during a facedef operation will return you to the MGED prompt.


Example(s)

mged> facedef 1234 a 1 0 0 20
Move face 1234 such that it is in the yz plane at x=20.
mged> facedef 5678 b 0 0 10 10 0 10 10 10 10
Move face 5678 such that it is in the plane formed by the three points (0 0 10), (10 0 10), and (10 10 10).


See Also

sed

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