Quick3dApplet is a fast open source 3d engine that should be viewable on most browsers without the need to install a plugin.
For example, the 'Quicknet' title above is drawn in realtime, it is not a GIF (or similar) file that necessitates downloading each displayed frame (large download time). Instead the frames are generated in realtime using 3d models of the letters.
Quick3dApplet is released under the GNU Lesser GPL. This means it can be freely used for commercial or non-commercial purposes - but you must make available any changes that you make to Quick3dApplet. Please read the file "COPYING" in the distribution.
1. unzip the archive
2. Just type the following from the toplevel directory...
This will compile the Quick3dApplet source code into class files.
The example applets can be viewed by the commands..
...or if you wish, you can use a java enabled browser rather than
appletviewer. An index.html is provided for your convenience...
What's New in This Release:
· Addition of Q3dCanvas.
· 3ds reader improvements.
· Addition of cmds.bat dos build script.
· 3ds viewer can turn off mouse control.