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Subject:Re: VRML Files From:"Zdunczyk, Ann Eleanor (Ann)" <zdunczyk -at- LUCENT -dot- COM> Date:Fri, 27 Feb 1998 16:40:18 -0500
(Virtual Reality Modeling Language) A 3-D graphics language used on the
Web. After downloading a VRML page, its contents can be viewed, rotated
and manipulated. Simulated rooms can be "walked into." The VRML viewer
is launched from within the Web browser.
The first VRML viewer was WebSpace from SGI, whose Open Inventor
graphics library was the basis for developing VRML. WebFX, WorldView
and Fountain are other Windows viewers, and Whurlwind and Voyager are
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>From: Marilyn Fenter[SMTP:mfenter -at- PTC -dot- COM]
>Reply To: Marilyn Fenter
>Sent: Friday, February 27, 1998 3:53 PM
>To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
>Subject: VRML Files
>I've just started working on a project at my company where VRML files are
>talked about a lot. I have even exported them so that I can use another
>application to view these files. Can anyone tell me what VRML stands for?
>Our existing documentation does not define the acronym (tsk, tsk!)