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Subject: RE: Setting position along objects axis....
From: John Phillips
Date: 9/14/2001 2:12 AM GMT
    Mark,

    Have you looked at the Matrix tutorial yet? It includes the functions needed to manipulate the rotations via the matrix and it even explains what they do to a reasonable extent.

    John


    >>SetPosition and SetRotation define the
    >>orientation in the parent system. If you
    >want to
    >>do transformations around local axes use
    >matrix
    >>transformations!
    >
    >Phillip,
    > Thanks for the response, but I'm not familiar
    >with the
    >COFFEE interface and/or COFFEE programming. Is
    >there
    >prebuilt functions to translate between object
    >and parent
    >axis? Do I have to create/do the math myself in
    >the code?
    >Sorry, if this is just an obvious question, I've
    >been looking
    >through the expressions on the CD and haven't
    >found anything
    >like this.
    >
    >Thanks for the help
    >
    >Mark Weaver
    >
    >
    >
    >






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new Setting position along objects axis.... - Mark Weaver - 9/13/2001 5:07 AM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - Philip Losch - 9/13/2001 2:46 PM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - Mark Weaver - 9/13/2001 3:54 PM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - John Phillips - 9/14/2001 2:12 AM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - Mark Weaver - 9/14/2001 4:14 AM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - Mikael Sterner - 9/14/2001 7:57 PM GMT
 new RE: Setting position along objects axis.... - Mark Weaver - 9/17/2001 6:25 AM GMT
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