[X3D-Public] volvis questions about .nrrd format

Don Brutzman brutzman at nps.edu
Thu Dec 22 21:44:18 PST 2011

On 12/20/2011 7:09 PM, Don Brutzman wrote:
> Draft X3D spec questions:
> - is nrrd format mentioned as a recommended format?
> - should it be?  if so, also needs a reference document
> - are there other formats of interest that should also be mentioned?

found more information at

33.4.2 ImageTexture3D

> While there are no required file formats, it is recommended that one of the following formats be supported:
>     DDS (see [DDS]),
>     DICOM (see [DICOM]), and/or
>     .vol (see [VOL]).

still not clear what the file formats are for DDS or DICOM.

another problem:  not having much success finding references linked there.

all the best, Don
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