Development

The development of OpenCTM has just started!

The first line of the technology, v1.x, is intended to get it into the open, and hopefully get a growing user base so that it can be useful to as many people as possible.

...but much more remains to be done.

File format and API

There are several new features planned for the future versions of the OpenCTM file format and software library, including:

The OpenCTM 2.x Roadmap is a working document for drafting ideas for the next generation of OpenCTM.

Software and platform integration

Obviously, for OpenCTM to be really useful, it needs to be supported by as many softwares as possible. Work has already begun (e.g. the OpenCTM conversion tool and the Blender plugins), but more can be done. Here are a few ideas: