[osg-users] Searcing for raytracer implementation based on OSG

Joachim E. Vollrath vollrath at vis.uni-stuttgart.de
Thu Oct 11 05:23:47 PDT 2007

Hi Adrian,

possibly a stupid question:

if you do that, wouldn't you break the vertex arrays that are needed to 
efficiently upload the geometry to the graphics card?

> Hi Joachim,
> at the moment it's only a quick and dirty evaluation prototypic
> implementation, of course i have a huge overhead, i like to replace for
> triangles
> mesh the vertex array by a kd-tree in the osg core implementation. may i get
> time tomorrow to doing depther tests and some may i will be able
> work out a first version of such a replacement in the osg core.
> i guess if i will integrate it right in osg core  the overhead will be not
> really huge, but i don't yet know it exactly
> /adegli

Joachim E. Vollrath
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