OpenFlipper-Free

OpenFlipper-Free

The freely available part of OpenFlipper

OpenFlipper README.TXT

The documentation is on our website: http://www.openflipper.org

Getting Source Code from git

Clone the repository with submodules:
git clone --recursive https://www.graphics.rwth-aachen.de:9000/OpenFlipper-Free/OpenFlipper-Free.git

Required libs:

Qt ( >= 5.5 ) http://www.qtsoftware.com/downloads
OpenGL http://www.opengl.org
GLUT http://www.opengl.org/resources/libraries/glut
GLEW http://glew.sourceforge.net
qwt ( >=6.0 ) optional http://qwt.sourceforge.net/

Compiling OpenFlipper:

A detailed compilation manual is available here.

Latest NEWS

  • 04/21/2017: Moved all toplevel plugins to separate repositories.
  • 02/28/2017: Removed SimpleOpt Command Line parser and switched to Qt parser
    • Breaking Change: Commandline parameter have to start with a dash, the slash is not recognized as parameter prefix anymore.
  • 12/28/2016: Moved ObjectTypes into separate Libraries
    • Plugins have to specify their used types in the cmake file (TYPES / OPT_TYPES e.g. TYPES TRIANGLEMESH ), defines (e.g. ENABLE_TRIANGLEMESH_SUPPORT) are added automatically
    • Plugins will not be compiled if an ObjectType is missing (Excluding OPT_TYPES of course)
    • In an ObjectType you have to do the following replaces
      • sed -i s/GlobalDefines.hh/ObjectTypeDLLDefines.hh/g *.hh
      • sed -i s/DLLEXPORT/OBJECTTYPEDLLEXPORT/g *.hh
    • A cmake file has to be created in the ObjectType directory containing only include(type)
  • 12/12/2016: Moved MeshTools into libs_required (Will be moved to Mesh Datatype when the type linking is changed)
  • 12/12/2016: Redistributables for Visual Studio removed (Now in library Management repository)
  • 12/12/2016: Moved tests directory into OpenFlipper subdir
  • 12/09/2016: Moved Math_Tools to OpenFlipper/libs_required/Math_Tools
  • 12/09/2016: Moved OpenMesh directory into OpenFlipper subdirectory OpenFlipper/libs_required/OpenMesh
    • You might have to delete your libs_required/OpenMesh directory manually if you get cmake errors regarding duplicate targets
  • 12/09/2016: Moved ACG directory into OpenFlipper subdirectory OpenFlipper/libs_required/ACG
  • 12/08/2016: Moved CI directory into OpenFlipper subdirectory to remove toplevel dir count
  • 12/08/2016: Moved the cmake directory contents into OpenFlipper/cmake (First steps to reduce number of toplevel dirs and get more modular than before)