Interface X3DGroupingNode

All Superinterfaces:
X3DBoundedObject, X3DChildNode, X3DNode
All Known Subinterfaces:
Anchor, Billboard, CADAssembly, CADLayer, CADPart, Collision, EspduTransform, GeoLocation, GeoTransform, Group, HAnimSegment, HAnimSite, LayoutGroup, LOD, PickableGroup, ScreenGroup, Switch, Transform, Viewport, X3DViewportNode
All Known Implementing Classes:
AnchorObject, BillboardObject, CADAssemblyObject, CADLayerObject, CADPartObject, CollisionObject, EspduTransformObject, GeoLocationObject, GeoTransformObject, GroupObject, HAnimSegmentObject, HAnimSiteObject, LayoutGroupObject, LODObject, PickableGroupObject, ScreenGroupObject, SwitchObject, TransformObject, ViewportObject

public interface X3DGroupingNode
extends X3DChildNode, X3DBoundedObject
Grouping nodes can contain other nodes as children, thus making up the backbone of a scene graph.


Package hint: This interface is defined by the X3D Java Language Binding Specification for the Scene Authoring Interface (SAI).
See Also:
SAI Java Specification: TODO, X3D Abstract Specification: TODO, X3D Tooltips, X3D Scene Authoring Hints
  • Method Summary

    Modifier and Type Method Description
    void addChildren​(X3DNode[] newValue)
    Add array of children nodes to array of existing nodes (if any).
    float[] getBboxCenter()
    Provide array of 3-tuple float results from initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxCenter.
    float[] getBboxSize()
    Provide array of 3-tuple float results within allowed range of [0,infinity), or default value [-1 -1 -1], from initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxSize.
    X3DNode[] getChildren()
    Provide array of X3DNode results (using an array consisting of properly typed nodes or ProtoInstanceObjects) from inputOutput MFNode field children.
    boolean getDisplayBBox()
    Provide boolean value from inputOutput SFBool field named displayBBox.
    X3DMetadataObject getMetadata()
    Provide X3DMetadataObject instance (using a properly typed node) from inputOutput SFNode field metadata.
    boolean getVisible()
    Provide boolean value from inputOutput SFBool field named visible.
    X3DGroupingNode setBboxCenter​(float[] newValue)
    Accessor method to assign 3-tuple float array to initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxCenter.
    X3DGroupingNode setBboxSize​(float[] newValue)
    Accessor method to assign 3-tuple float array to initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxSize.
    void setChildren​(X3DNode newValue)
    Set single children node, replacing prior array of existing nodes (if any).
    X3DGroupingNode setChildren​(X3DNode[] newValue)
    Accessor method to assign X3DNode array (using an array consisting of properly typed nodes or ProtoInstanceObjects) to inputOutput MFNode field children.
    X3DGroupingNode setDisplayBBox​(boolean newValue)
    Accessor method to assign boolean value to inputOutput SFBool field named displayBBox.
    X3DGroupingNode setMetadata​(X3DMetadataObject newValue)
    Accessor method to assign X3DMetadataObject instance (using a properly typed node) to inputOutput SFNode field metadata.
    X3DGroupingNode setVisible​(boolean newValue)
    Accessor method to assign boolean value to inputOutput SFBool field named visible.
  • Method Details

    • getBboxCenter

      float[] getBboxCenter()
      Provide array of 3-tuple float results from initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxCenter.
      Specified by:
      getBboxCenter in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Returns:
      value of bboxCenter field
    • setBboxCenter

      X3DGroupingNode setBboxCenter​(float[] newValue)
      Accessor method to assign 3-tuple float array to initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxCenter.
      Specified by:
      setBboxCenter in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the bboxCenter field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).
    • getBboxSize

      float[] getBboxSize()
      Provide array of 3-tuple float results within allowed range of [0,infinity), or default value [-1 -1 -1], from initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxSize.
      Specified by:
      getBboxSize in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Returns:
      value of bboxSize field
    • setBboxSize

      X3DGroupingNode setBboxSize​(float[] newValue)
      Accessor method to assign 3-tuple float array to initializeOnly SFVec3f field named bboxSize.
      Specified by:
      setBboxSize in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the bboxSize field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).
    • getChildren

      X3DNode[] getChildren()
      Provide array of X3DNode results (using an array consisting of properly typed nodes or ProtoInstanceObjects) from inputOutput MFNode field children.

      Warning: according to X3D Unified Object Model (X3DUOM), acceptable node types are limited to X3DChildNode.
      Returns:
      value of children field
      See Also:
      X3DChildNode
    • setChildren

      X3DGroupingNode setChildren​(X3DNode[] newValue)
      Accessor method to assign X3DNode array (using an array consisting of properly typed nodes or ProtoInstanceObjects) to inputOutput MFNode field children.

      Note: according to X3D Unified Object Model (X3DUOM), acceptable node types are limited to X3DChildNode.
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the children field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).
    • addChildren

      void addChildren​(X3DNode[] newValue)
      Add array of children nodes to array of existing nodes (if any).

      Note: according to X3D Unified Object Model (X3DUOM), acceptable node types are limited to X3DChildNode.
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value array to be appended the children field.
    • setChildren

      void setChildren​(X3DNode newValue)
      Set single children node, replacing prior array of existing nodes (if any).
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new node for the children field
    • getDisplayBBox

      boolean getDisplayBBox()
      Provide boolean value from inputOutput SFBool field named displayBBox.
      Specified by:
      getDisplayBBox in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Returns:
      value of displayBBox field
    • setDisplayBBox

      X3DGroupingNode setDisplayBBox​(boolean newValue)
      Accessor method to assign boolean value to inputOutput SFBool field named displayBBox.
      Specified by:
      setDisplayBBox in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the displayBBox field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).
    • getMetadata

      X3DMetadataObject getMetadata()
      Provide X3DMetadataObject instance (using a properly typed node) from inputOutput SFNode field metadata.
      Specified by:
      getMetadata in interface X3DChildNode
      Specified by:
      getMetadata in interface X3DNode
      Returns:
      value of metadata field
      See Also:
      X3D Scene Authoring Hints: Metadata Nodes
    • setMetadata

      X3DGroupingNode setMetadata​(X3DMetadataObject newValue)
      Accessor method to assign X3DMetadataObject instance (using a properly typed node) to inputOutput SFNode field metadata.
      Specified by:
      setMetadata in interface X3DChildNode
      Specified by:
      setMetadata in interface X3DNode
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the metadata field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).
      See Also:
      X3D Scene Authoring Hints: Metadata Nodes
    • getVisible

      boolean getVisible()
      Provide boolean value from inputOutput SFBool field named visible.
      Specified by:
      getVisible in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Returns:
      value of visible field
    • setVisible

      X3DGroupingNode setVisible​(boolean newValue)
      Accessor method to assign boolean value to inputOutput SFBool field named visible.
      Specified by:
      setVisible in interface X3DBoundedObject
      Parameters:
      newValue - is new value for the visible field.
      Returns:
      X3DGroupingNode - namely this same object to allow sequential method pipelining (i.e. consecutive method invocations on the same object).