GS Dev Geometry Engine Requirements


Initially, we are striving to mirror BRL-CAD's current functionality.

  • Communications Management
    • Thin Client Session Tracking
    • GE Interlink Handling
    • External Application Handling
  • Geometry Management
    • Translate, Rotate, Scale
    • Primitive Creation, Manipulation, Deletion
    • Region Creation, Manipulation, Deletion
    • Combination Creation, Manipulation, Deletion
    • Read and Write to/from a local SVN repository
  • Geometry Conversion
    • Allows for Exportation to all currently supported BRL-CAD export formats
    • Allows for Importation from all currently supported BRL-CAD import formats
  • Geometry Interaction
    • Raytracing
    • Overlap Checking
    • Void Checking
    • Air Volume Generation
  • Extendable
    • Tcl/Tk Scriptable

GS Dev Geometry Engine Actors