[Chimera-users] capping surface with a VRML model
gregc at cgl.ucsf.edu
Tue Nov 17 10:25:15 PST 2009
VRML does not support clipping planes, you need to upgrade to X3D for
that. Chimera does export X3D, but does not (yet) import it. So you
could view your clipped surfaces in a X3D/VRML viewer like Octaga.
On Tue, 17 Nov 2009, Damien Larivière wrote:
> Dear all,
> It is possible in Chimera to cap the clipped surface of an isosurface made
> with the Multiscale Model tool.
> However, if the isosurface is exported in VRML and then reopened in Chimera,
> it is no more possible to cap the clipped surface. This function (surface
> capping) is very interesting in particular when the scene is crowded by many
> proteins. Is it a way to cap VRML model?
> Many thanks for your help!
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