SoVRMLWorldInfo.3coin3 - Man Page

The SoVRMLWorldInfo class contains information about the VRML scene.


#include <Inventor/VRMLnodes/SoVRMLWorldInfo.h>

Inherits SoNode.

Public Member Functions

virtual SoType getTypeId (void) const
SoVRMLWorldInfo (void)

Static Public Member Functions

static SoType getClassTypeId (void)
static void initClass (void)

Public Attributes

SoSFString title
SoMFString info

Protected Member Functions

virtual const SoFieldData * getFieldData (void) const
virtual ~SoVRMLWorldInfo ()

Static Protected Member Functions

static const SoFieldData ** getFieldDataPtr (void)

Additional Inherited Members

Detailed Description

The SoVRMLWorldInfo class contains information about the VRML scene.

The detailed class documentation is taken verbatim from the VRML97 standard (ISO/IEC 14772-1:1997). It is copyright The Web3D Consortium, and is used by permission of the Consortium:

WorldInfo {
  field MFString info  []
  field SFString title ''

The WorldInfo node contains information about the world. This node is strictly for documentation purposes and has no effect on the visual appearance or behaviour of the world. The title field is intended to store the name or title of the world so that browsers can present this to the user (perhaps in the window border). Any other information about the world can be stored in the info field, such as author information, copyright, and usage instructions.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

SoVRMLWorldInfo::SoVRMLWorldInfo (void)


SoVRMLWorldInfo::~SoVRMLWorldInfo () [protected], [virtual]


Member Function Documentation

SoType SoVRMLWorldInfo::getTypeId (void) const [virtual]

Returns the type identification of an object derived from a class inheriting SoBase. This is used for run-time type checking and 'downward' casting.

Usage example:

void foo(SoNode * node)
  if (node->getTypeId() == SoFile::getClassTypeId()) {
    SoFile * filenode = (SoFile *)node;  // safe downward cast, knows the type

For application programmers wanting to extend the library with new nodes, engines, nodekits, draggers or others: this method needs to be overridden in all subclasses. This is typically done as part of setting up the full type system for extension classes, which is usually accomplished by using the pre-defined macros available through for instance Inventor/nodes/SoSubNode.h (SO_NODE_INIT_CLASS and SO_NODE_CONSTRUCTOR for node classes), Inventor/engines/SoSubEngine.h (for engine classes) and so on.

For more information on writing Coin extensions, see the class documentation of the toplevel superclasses for the various class groups.

Implements SoBase.

const SoFieldData * SoVRMLWorldInfo::getFieldData (void) const [protected], [virtual]

Returns a pointer to the class-wide field data storage object for this instance. If no fields are present, returns NULL.

Reimplemented from SoFieldContainer.

Member Data Documentation

SoSFString SoVRMLWorldInfo::title

World title strings.

SoMFString SoVRMLWorldInfo::info

Info strings.


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Referenced By

The man page SoVRMLWorldInfo.3coin2(3) is an alias of SoVRMLWorldInfo.3coin3(3).

Wed Jul 20 2022 Version 3.1.3 Coin