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gleScrew — Draws screw-type shapes.

Syntax

void gleScrew (int ncp,
               gleDouble contour[][2],
               gleDouble cont_normal[][2],
               gleDouble up[3],
	       gleDouble startz,
	       gleDouble endz,
	       gleDouble twist);

Arguments

ncp

number of contour points

contour

2D contour

cont_normal

2D contour normals

up

up vector for contour

startx

start of segment

endz

end of segment

twist

number of rotations

Description

Draws screw-type shapes. Takes a contour, and extrudes it along the z-axis, from a start z value of startz to an end z-value of endz. During the extrusion, it will spin the contour along the contour origin by twist degrees.

See Also

gleExtrusion

Author

Linas Vepstas (linas@linas.org)

Info

3.0 GLE