[Bf-committers] User data for external renderers, et. al.

bf-committers@blender.org bf-committers@blender.org
Fri, 19 Sep 2003 23:08:18 -0400

Quoting Robert Wenzlaff <rwenzlaff@soylent-green.com>:

> One of the problems with using external renderers with blender, it that the 
> current material system's parameters don't neccessarily corespond  to the 
> external renderer's (I will use for example here, Index of Refraction).   
> I propose implimenting a new data type, UserData. 

Sounds like the per-vertex properties proposal. I think this is a good idea, 
and Ton wrote quite a bit about how this might work. See this thread: