The following is a collection of core APIs for functional enhancements to BS Contact. The APIs enable the integration of Java applets, scripts and executables written in C/C++, Visual Basic and all other COM based languages in order to support dynamic updates, user modifications and events including sounds and movies within a VR scene.
The SDK provides developers with a complete API for interfacing with VR scenes rendered by BS Contact. It consists of the following packages:
Gives an overview about how to integrate BS Contact into COM based programming environments.
Describes methods and properties of the ActiveX control BS Contact.
Allows access to the scene graph through a COM based and EAI like API.
Allows access to the scene graph from Java.
Allows to extend BS Contact with custom behavioral nodes or input/output devices.
Describes the renderers DirectX and OpenGL as used by BS Contact.