|Areas||Graphics, Tk, OpenGL|
|Good if student knows||C, OpenGL|
|Benefits to the student||Experience in both 3d programming, and C|
|Benefits to Tcl||We get access to the 3d canvas widget once more|
In all of the changes that have gone into Tk8.6, the 3d canvas Canvas3d has stopped working on both the Windows and OSX platforms.
OSX needs a rewrite because it depends very heavily on carbonized Tk, and we've since cocoaized Tk.
Windows... the plugin for windows just crashes nowadays.
Wish list (see also A Comparison of Canvas3D and QAnim: