Class BlenderLauncher

    • Field Summary

      Fields 
      Modifier and Type Field Description
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_PATH_DEFAULT_LINUX
      Default Blender path default for Linux operating system, possibly unneeded if blender is in path already.
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_PATH_DEFAULT_MACOS
      Default Blender path default for macOS operating system, possibly unneeded if blender is in path already.
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_PATH_DEFAULT_WINDOWS
      Default Blender path default for Windows 7 or 10 operating system, possibly unneeded if blender is in path already.
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_PYTHON_SCRIPT_STL_TO_X3D
      Blender python script for converting STL model into X3D model.
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_PYTHON_SCRIPT_X3D_TO_PNG
      Blender python script for converting X3D model into PNG image.
      static java.lang.String BLENDER_URL
      Blender website URL
      static java.lang.String USAGE
      Usage: java [-classpath X3DJSAIL.*.jar] org.web3d.x3d.jsail.BlenderLauncher sourceFile [-convert [resultFile]] [-toImage [snapshotName.*]] [-home | -help | -properties fileName.properties | -BLENDER_PATH directoryPath]
    • Constructor Summary

      Constructors 
      Constructor Description
      BlenderLauncher()  
    • Method Summary

      Modifier and Type Method Description
      static void checkBlenderPath()
      Check Blender local path and reset to operating system default, if necessary.
      static boolean convertModel​(java.lang.String inputFileName, java.lang.String outputFileName)
      TODO: Use Blender to convert model from one file to another.
      static boolean convertModel​(java.lang.String path, java.lang.String inputFileName, java.lang.String outputFileName)
      TODO: Use Blender to convert model from one file to another based on filename extensions.
      protected static java.lang.String executeCommand​(java.lang.String command)
      Launch blender in operating system and run command.
      static java.lang.String exportSTL​(X3DObject modelToExport)
      TODO: Use blender to export geometry to STL
      static boolean exportSTLtoFile​(X3DObject modelToExport, java.lang.String path, java.lang.String fileName)
      TODO: Use blender to export geometry to file
      static java.lang.String getBlenderAnalytics​(X3DObject modelOfInterest)
      TODO: Get Blender metrics for X3D model of interest.
      static MetadataSetObject getBlenderAnalyticsX3dMetadataSet​(X3DObject modelOfInterest)
      TODO: Get Blender metrics as MetadataSet object.
      static java.lang.String getBlenderExecutableName()
      Get directory path for location of blender program: blender.exe on Windows, blender otherwise.
      static java.lang.String getBlenderPath()
      Get preference for XSLT transformation engine to use: ConfigurationProperties.XSLT_ENGINE_SAXON or ConfigurationProperties.XSLT_ENGINE_NATIVE_JAVA.
      static java.lang.String getBlenderVersion()
      Get Blender version.
      static boolean hasBlender()
      Determine if Blender is locally available.
      static X3DObject importModel​(java.lang.String path, java.lang.String fileName)
      TODO: Use blender to import model to X3D
      static X3DObject importSTL​(java.lang.String path, java.lang.String fileName)
      TODO finish: Use blender to import STL geometry as X3D model
      static void initialize()
      Initialize this BlenderLauncher instance to default values.
      static void launchBlenderWebPage()
      Open Blender page
      static void main​(java.lang.String[] args)
      Default main() method provided for test and debugging purposes, invoking run() method.
      static void run​(java.lang.String arguments)
      Utility run() method provided for test and debugging purposes, allowing invocation with a single String (rather than a String[] array).
      static void run​(java.lang.String[] args)
      Default run() method provided for test and debugging purposes, first initializing ConfigurationProperties then reading properties file (if any) and processing arguments.
      static void setBlenderPath​(java.lang.String newValue)
      Set preference for XSLT transformation engine to use: ConfigurationProperties.XSLT_ENGINE_SAXON or ConfigurationProperties.XSLT_ENGINE_NATIVE_JAVA.
      static boolean wasPriorCommandSuccessful()
      Report whether prior command execution was successful.
      • Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object

        clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait