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OpenGL Whats the story of the OpenGL teapot?

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Just wondering, i read someone mentioning reading the story behind it, but i didn''t know there is one. Sounds intriguing (sp?) though , why didn''t they use another model?

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A google search should find the anecdote. Iirc, the teapot was handy and the various curves on the pot represented the kinds of equations they wanted to test. Something like that.

More precisely:

A Brief History of The Teapot


Edited by - lessbread on February 18, 2002 3:17:23 PM

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