[ODE] creating bodies, joints and geoms with 'null' world/space arguments

Bram Stolk bram at sara.nl
Mon Oct 23 04:00:54 MST 2006

rod kay wrote:
> On Wednesday 18 October 2006 14:44, rod kay wrote:
>> Hi,
>>    I've modified ODE latest svn code to allow bodies, joints and geoms to
>> be created with null (0) arguments. 
>>    The changes have been useful to my project, and I was wondering if they
>> might be useful for others ?
>    Hi again ... is this worth pursuing ? Should I make a patch or something ?

ODE's concept of data ownership, order of creation, order of deletion, 
links between entities, it frequently confuses me.
>From what I understand from glancing at Jason's reports, it also holds
back a proper dot-net job.
Then there is the issue of doing C-style api, vs C++ api.
Maybe it's time to do some brainstorming on a cleaned up, more modern,
non-backwards compatible api?
How did the py-ode people achieve proper object orientation?


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