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Andrew Waller
01-19-2006, 10:53 AM
Hi All,

Im using a model made in maya and have it successfully exported in the .obj format.

What I was looking for is somebody who has sample code I can use to read in the obj and output it in an opengl window.

Can anybody help with this problem.
Please let me know

01-19-2006, 01:04 PM
You can look up the format specification here: http://www.wotsit.org/

And here's Nate Robin's code to load and display OBJ files: http://www.xmission.com/~nate/smooth/smooth.zip

Mikkel Gjoel
01-21-2006, 11:22 AM
A couple of more links. First, shame on your for not checking the homepage of everybody's favorite übergeek:

source for reading obj


Andrew Waller
01-22-2006, 08:44 AM
thanks to both your replys I got the obj reading in just fine now.

Not familiar with the ubergeeks website maybe u can send me the link and I will look it up

Mikkel Gjoel
01-22-2006, 11:32 AM
Uhm, ok. Here you go:


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