Re: problem running Java3D

> I have just installed Java3D and visad in my NT4.0 machine
> 1.In the sample applications from the visad tutor, when I compile the file
> as it is it throws deprecated error.
> When I change Real Type x = new RealType('so and so') to
> RealType.getRealType('x') it works fine.But the method is still in the new
> version also.Why?

Like the authors of Java itself, we leave deprecated methods in the
system so as not to break applications. But we encourage the use of
the new forms.

> 2.Secondly when I try to run the Java3D sample applications in the
> appletviewer as well as in the browser, the applet loads and only the frame
> is visible.The contents inside are not visible.
> But with the same setting if I run the visad examples which need Java3d,
> they are pretty good.Why?

Getting Java3D to run in browsers is tricky. See the Java3D FAQ
linked from the VisAD FAQ (under documentation on the VisAD web
page).

Good luck,
Bill