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MatlabEngineFilter

vtk-examples/Cxx/Matlab/MatlabEngineFilter

Description

This example currently does nothing.

Question

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Code

MatlabEngineFilter.cxx

//need to set VTK_USE_MATLAB_MEX ON

#include <vtkNew.h>
#include <vtkMatlabEngineFilter.h>

int main(int argc, char *argv[])
{
  vtkNew<vtkMatlabEngineFilter> matlabFilter;

  return EXIT_SUCCESS;
}

CMakeLists.txt

cmake_minimum_required(VERSION 3.12 FATAL_ERROR)

project(MatlabEngineFilter)

find_package(VTK COMPONENTS 
  CommonCore
)

if (NOT VTK_FOUND)
  message(FATAL_ERROR "MatlabEngineFilter: Unable to find the VTK build folder.")
endif()

# Prevent a "command line is too long" failure in Windows.
set(CMAKE_NINJA_FORCE_RESPONSE_FILE "ON" CACHE BOOL "Force Ninja to use response files.")
add_executable(MatlabEngineFilter MACOSX_BUNDLE MatlabEngineFilter.cxx )
  target_link_libraries(MatlabEngineFilter PRIVATE ${VTK_LIBRARIES}
)
# vtk_module_autoinit is needed
vtk_module_autoinit(
  TARGETS MatlabEngineFilter
  MODULES ${VTK_LIBRARIES}
)

Download and Build MatlabEngineFilter

Click here to download MatlabEngineFilter and its CMakeLists.txt file. Once the tarball MatlabEngineFilter.tar has been downloaded and extracted,

cd MatlabEngineFilter/build

If VTK is installed:

cmake ..

If VTK is not installed but compiled on your system, you will need to specify the path to your VTK build:

cmake -DVTK_DIR:PATH=/home/me/vtk_build ..

Build the project:

make

and run it:

./MatlabEngineFilter

WINDOWS USERS

Be sure to add the VTK bin directory to your path. This will resolve the VTK dll's at run time.