[visit-users] Vector Plot - scale, color, orientation

Mark Miller miller86 at llnl.gov
Tue Mar 9 12:26:01 EST 2010

Hello Cihan,

Great suggestions.

I've looked through our tracker and see a couple of reports with similar
requests. I will add you request(s) as a separate ticket.


On Tue, 2010-03-09 at 15:00 +1000, Cihan Altinay wrote:
> Hi VisIt team,
> this is a feature request but I don't know how hard it is to implement:
> It would be very nice if the Vector plot would allow specifying
> different variables for scale, orientation and color of the vectors.
> Currently I think what happens is the magnitude of the vector variable
> is used for both scale and color.
> A second, slightly related feature that would be useful for us:
> Having a choice of glyphs that are oriented, scaled and colored instead
> of only arrows (for example a circle or ellipse). This would allow
> plotting a number of vector fields and easily distinguishing between
> them.
> Regards,
> Cihan
Mark C. Miller, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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