texture mapping and volume rendering

Howdy,

Two unrelated questions:

1) How can I display an image (e.g. satellite photo (e.g. gif)) on a
curved surface (e.g. surface terrain)? 

2) Any idea why Test61 gives me a cube of solid gray layers on my NT box
but produces the lovely (and expected, I assume) semi-transparent
colorful shape on my Linux box? I read something in the archive about a
change in Java3D so I downloaded the latest Java3D (1.1.1) from
java.sun.com. It didn't help.

Thanks,

Doug

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