Chapter 11. Touch and Gesture Events

Chapter Objectives. After reading this chapter, you'll be able to do the following

  • Understand all touch event information

  • Understand how this touch event is created and managed

  • Register and configure your touch-sensitive device

  • Understand how gesture events are created and managed

  • Write callback functions to use touch and gesture events data

This chapter describes the Open Inventor touch event model, which provides a simple mechanism for passing touch events for processing.