Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
2007
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 2007

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: Antialiasing of 3D graphics

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg77325] Re: Antialiasing of 3D graphics
  • From: Yu-Sung Chang <yusungwri at gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2007 07:35:14 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <f3bh95$3ai$1@smc.vnet.net><f3gqq0$42b$1@smc.vnet.net>

Hello,

Which graphic chipset do you have? Unofficially, Mathematica 6 can
benefit from hardware 3D antialiasing only when the graphics card
supports it. You may encounter a slight visual problem (like blurred
tick marks), but it is not limited to Mathematica (it is rather
general hardware AA problem), though.

You probably want to check out ATI's official Linux driver and FAQs of
your particular Linux distribution for AA support on the specific
card.

Yu-Sung Chang
Kernel Technology
Wolfram Research, Inc.

On May 29, 4:12 am, macka... at googlemail.com wrote:
> On 28 Mai, 06:59, Szabolcs <szhor... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> > macka... at googlemail.com wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > > is there a possibility to turn on antialiasing for real-time rendering
> > > of 3D graphics? The antialiasing option for 2D graphics in Mathematica
> > > 6 is very nice, so i'm wondering if the rendering of 3D graphics, for
> > > instance 3D plots, can also be smoothed. I'm using mathematica for
> > > linux and have an ati graphics card with fglrx driver.
> > > Thank you very much for your answers.
> > > Regards,
> > > M.
>
> > I do not know how to do this (I do not have Linux, and I think that my
> > graphics card doesn't even support anti-aliasing, so I didn't try to
> > figure it out on Windows), but this message might be a good starting
> > point for solving the problem:
>
> >http://groups.google.com/group/sci.math.symbolic/msg/353118183f053bbf
>
> > Szabolcs
>
> Thanks you for your answer, I read this post before. Unfortunately I
> havn't such an option for my linux driver or I don't know it.
> M.




  • Prev by Date: Re: Segregating the elements of a list based on given lower and upper
  • Next by Date: Re: how to transform a list in a sequence of arguments?
  • Previous by thread: Re: Iterate Through a List
  • Next by thread: Re: Antialiasing of 3D graphics