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TUIO JAVA LIBRARY AND EXAMPLES
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Copyright (c) 2005-2009 Martin Kaltenbrunner <mkalten@iua.upf.edu>
This software is part of reacTIVision, an open source fiducial
tracking and multi-touch framework based on computer vision. 

http://reactivision.sourceforge.net/

Demo Applications:
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This package contains three demo applications which receive
TUIO messages from any TUIO enabled tracker or the Simulator.
All these applications show how to use the TUIO Java Library 
in a simple way.

TuioDemo graphically displays the object and cursor state,
TuioApplet is a version of TuioDemo for the web browser,
TuioDump prints the object and cursor state to the console.

You can use these demo applications for debugging purposes, 
or as a starting point for the development of your own Java 
applications implementing the TUIO protocol. Please refer to
the source code of the example and the following section.

Pressing F1 will toggle FullScreen mode with the TuioDemo,
pressing ESC or closing the Window will end the application.
Hitting the V key will print the TUIO events to the console.

Keep in mind to make your graphics scalable for the varying
screen and window resolutions. A reasonable TUIO application
will run in fullscreen mode, although the windowed mode might
be useful for debugging purposes or working with the Simulator.

Application Programming Interface:
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First you  need to create an instance of TuioClient. This class 
is listening to TUIO messages on the specified port and generates
higher level messages based on the object events.

Your application needs to implement the TuioListener interface,
and has to be added to the TuioClient in order to receive messages.

	"class MyApplication implements TuioListener"

A simple code snippet for setting up a TUIO session:

	MyApplication app = new MyApplication();
	TuioClient client = new TuioClient();
	client.addTuioListener(app);
	client.connect();

A TuioListener needs to implement the following methods:

* addTuioObject(TuioObject tobj):
  this is called when an object becomes visible
* removeTuioObject(TuioObject tobj):
  an object was removed from the table
* updateTuioObject(TuioObject tobj):
  an object was moved on the table surface
* addTuioCursor(TuioCursor tcur):
  this is called when a new cursor is detected
* removeTuioCursor(TuioCursor tcur):
  a cursor was removed from the table
* updateTuioCursor(TuioCursor tcur):
  a cursor was moving on the table surface
* refresh(TuioTime bundleTime):
  this method is called after each bundle,
  use it to repaint your screen for example
        
Each object or cursor is identified with a  unique session ID, that is maintained
over its lifetime. Additionally each object carries symbol ID that corresponds
to its attached fiducial marker number. The cursor ID of the cursor object is always
a number in the range of all currently detected cursor blobs.

The TuioObject and TuioCursor references are updated automatically by the TuioClient
and are always referencing the same instance over the object lifetime.
All the TuioObject and TuioCursor attributes are encapsulated and can be
accessed with methods such as getX(), getY() and getAngle() and so on.
TuioObject and TuioCursor also have some additional convenience methods
for the calculation of distances and angles between objects. The getPath()
method returns a Vector of TuioPoint representing the movement path of the object.

Alternatively the TuioClient class contains some methods for the polling
of the current object and cursor state. There are methods which return
either a list or individual object and cursor objects. The TuioObject and
TuioCursor classes have been added as a container which also can be used
by external classes. 

* getTuioObjects() returns a Vector of all currently present TuioObjects
* getTuioCursors() returns a Vector of all currently present TuioCursors
* getTuioObject(long s_id) returns a TuioObject or NULL depending on its presence
* getTuioCursor(long s_id) returns a TuioCursor or NULL depending on its presence

License:
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This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA  02111-1307  USA

References:
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This application uses the JavaOSC OpenSound Control library.
See http://www.mat.ucsb.edu/~c.ramakr/illposed/javaosc.html
for more information and the source code.
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