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What is causing my first person camera not to yaw?

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i dont know why but i cant yaw and look around the scene, i can only pitch up and down

 

void Camera::update(float dt, Terrain* terrain, float offsetHeight)
{
    // Find the net direction the camera is traveling in (since the
    // camera could be running and strafing).
    // Poll keyboard.
    hr = mKeyboard->GetDeviceState(sizeof(mKeyboardState), (void**)&mKeyboardState);
    if (FAILED(hr))
    {
        // Keyboard lost, zero out keyboard data structure.
        ZeroMemory(mKeyboardState, sizeof(mKeyboardState));

        // Try to acquire for next time we poll.
        hr = mKeyboard->Acquire();
    }

    // Poll mouse.
    hr = mMouse->GetDeviceState(sizeof(DIMOUSESTATE2), (void**)&mMouseState);
    if (FAILED(hr))
    {
        // Mouse lost, zero out mouse data structure.
        ZeroMemory(&mMouseState, sizeof(mMouseState));

        // Try to acquire for next time we poll.
        hr = mMouse->Acquire();
    }

    D3DXVECTOR3 dir(0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f);
    if( keyDown(DIK_W) )
        dir += mLookW;
    if( keyDown(DIK_S) )
        dir -= mLookW;
    if( keyDown(DIK_D) )
        dir += mRightW;
    if( keyDown(DIK_A) )
        dir -= mRightW;

    // Move at mSpeed along net direction.
    D3DXVec3Normalize(&dir, &dir);
    D3DXVECTOR3 newPos = mPosW + dir*mSpeed*dt;

    D3DXVECTOR3 tangent = newPos - mPosW;
    D3DXVec3Normalize(&tangent, &tangent);

    // Now move camera along tangent vector.
    mPosW += tangent*mSpeed*dt;

    mPosW = newPos;
    
    

    // We rotate at a fixed speed.
    pitch  = mouseDY() / 150.0f;
    yAngle = mouseDZ() / 150.0f;


    // Rotate camera's look and up vectors around the camera's right vector.
    D3DXMATRIX R;
    D3DXMatrixRotationAxis(&R, &mRightW, pitch);
    D3DXVec3TransformCoord(&mLookW, &mLookW, &R);
    D3DXVec3TransformCoord(&mUpW, &mUpW, &R);


    // Rotate camera axes about the world's y-axis.
    D3DXMatrixRotationY(&R, yAngle);
    D3DXVec3TransformCoord(&mRightW, &mRightW, &R);
    D3DXVec3TransformCoord(&mUpW, &mUpW, &R);
    D3DXVec3TransformCoord(&mLookW, &mLookW, &R);


    // Rebuild the view matrix to reflect changes.
    buildView();

    //mViewProj = mView * mProj;
}

 

void Camera::buildView()
{
    // Keep camera's axes orthogonal to each other and of unit length.
    D3DXVec3Normalize(&mLookW, &mLookW);

    D3DXVec3Cross(&mUpW, &mLookW, &mRightW);
    D3DXVec3Normalize(&mUpW, &mUpW);

    D3DXVec3Cross(&mRightW, &mUpW, &mLookW);
    D3DXVec3Normalize(&mRightW, &mRightW);

    // Fill in the view matrix entries.

    float x = -D3DXVec3Dot(&mPosW, &mRightW);
    float y = -D3DXVec3Dot(&mPosW, &mUpW);
    float z = -D3DXVec3Dot(&mPosW, &mLookW);

    mView(0,0) = mRightW.x;
    mView(1,0) = mRightW.y;
    mView(2,0) = mRightW.z;
    mView(3,0) = x;   

    mView(0,1) = mUpW.x;
    mView(1,1) = mUpW.y;
    mView(2,1) = mUpW.z;
    mView(3,1) = y;  

    mView(0,2) = mLookW.x;
    mView(1,2) = mLookW.y;
    mView(2,2) = mLookW.z;
    mView(3,2) = z;   

    mView(0,3) = 0.0f;
    mView(1,3) = 0.0f;
    mView(2,3) = 0.0f;
    mView(3,3) = 1.0f;
}

 

Thanks if you can help

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What values have you looked at to determine the problem? What does MouseDZ() do? Is it ever non-zero? Have you tried using a time- or frame-varying value for yAngle to see if your rotation code works?

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