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42cf5bc1 1// Created on: 2000-06-23
2// Created by: Sergey MOZOKHIN
3// Copyright (c) 2000-2014 OPEN CASCADE SAS
5// This file is part of Open CASCADE Technology software library.
7// This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
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16#ifndef _StlAPI_Writer_HeaderFile
17#define _StlAPI_Writer_HeaderFile
4178b353 19#include <Poly_Triangulation.hxx>
42cf5bc1 20#include <Standard.hxx>
21#include <Standard_DefineAlloc.hxx>
22#include <Standard_Handle.hxx>
42cf5bc1 23#include <Standard_Boolean.hxx>
42cf5bc1 24#include <Standard_CString.hxx>
1fc1a207 25#include <Message_ProgressIndicator.hxx>
42cf5bc1 26
4178b353 27class TopoDS_Shape;
42cf5bc1 28
29//! This class creates and writes
4178b353 30//! STL files from Open CASCADE shapes. An STL file can be written to an existing STL file or to a new one.
31class StlAPI_Writer
42cf5bc1 32{
4178b353 37 //! Creates a writer object with default parameters: ASCIIMode.
42cf5bc1 38 Standard_EXPORT StlAPI_Writer();
42cf5bc1 39
4178b353 40 //! Returns the address to the flag defining the mode for writing the file.
41 //! This address may be used to either read or change the flag.
42 //! If the mode returns True (default value) the generated file is an ASCII file.
43 //! If the mode returns False, the generated file is a binary file.
44 Standard_Boolean& ASCIIMode() { return myASCIIMode; }
42cf5bc1 45
4178b353 46 //! Converts a given shape to STL format and writes it to file with a given filename.
47 //! \return the error state.
48 Standard_EXPORT Standard_Boolean Write (const TopoDS_Shape& theShape,
1fc1a207 49 const Standard_CString theFileName,
50 const Handle(Message_ProgressIndicator)& theProgress = NULL);
42cf5bc1 51
4178b353 53 Standard_Boolean myASCIIMode;
42cf5bc1 54};
42cf5bc1 56#endif // _StlAPI_Writer_HeaderFile