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RE: ListSurfacePlot3D

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  • Subject: [mg61514] RE: [mg61495] ListSurfacePlot3D
  • From: "David Annetts" <davidannetts at aapt.net.au>
  • Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2005 05:11:51 -0400 (EDT)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hi Nathan,

> Oh that it were that simple.

It is .... Really.

> The help page says triplets, the example cell defines a list 
> of triplets.  When I define triplets as below, I get said 
> error about the wrong format.  I implore you to cut and paste 
> the text below into your local 5.2 installation and see the 
> error for your self.

Actually, I did this.  

Now look again at the online help.

ListSurfacePlot3D requires a matrix of points and gives the required format
as {{{x11, y11, z11}, ...},{{x12, y12, z12}, ...}, ...}.  This means that it
requires a data set such that

	Dimensions@data = {n, m, 3}.

The last 3 is what the package is refering to when it says that you haven't
given it a triplet.  

Should Mathematica have spelt this out?  Possibly.  

Regards,

Dave.


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