The simplest way is from Jython, using the drawString method in subs.py:
def drawString(display, string, point, color=None, center=0, font="futural",
start=[0.,0.,0.], base=[.1,0.,0.], up=[0.,.1,0.],size=None ):
If you're using Java, then you might look at example Test47.java.
PlotText.render_label() will return a VisADLineArray which you can use as a
Shape and add it to your display.
Kapper Michael G Contr AFRL/PRSA wrote:
What is the simplest way to display text string on a VisAD display at
Tom Whittaker (tomw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx)
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Space Science and Engineering Center
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies