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Name

tipsy - formats used in TIPSY package

Description

The TIPSY ARRAY format is an ascii format where the first line contains the number of elements of a 1 dimensional array, followed by all elements.

The TIPSY VECTOR format is an ascii format where the first line contains the number of elements of the 3 dimensional vector, followed by all elements, one vector at a time (but split of 3 lines).

Example

Here is a TIPSY VECTOR format of the origin, unit X, Y and Z vectors on a 3-dimensional cube.


4
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.0

Caveats

Only works in 3-dimensional space

See Also

tipsy(1) , snapshot(5NEMO)

Author

Peter Teuben

Files


tipsy.h      definition of the TIPSY binary format

Update History


23-dec-94    man written     PJT


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