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Library for creating and manipulating dual quaternions.

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LICENSE

   Copyright 2010-2013 Edgar Simo-Serra

   This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
   it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by
   the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 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, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.


OVERVIEW

This is a library for using and manipulating dual quaternions. Dual quaternions
 are useful for describing rigid body movements using screw theory.

If you use this library please reference it.


USAGE

To install type:

$ make install

To make documentation (recommended) type:

$ make docs

Docs are located in the docs folder that will be created when you run make docs.


CHANGELOG

 - Version 2.2, February 2013
   - Fixed build on newest Ubuntu
   - Added version command to Lua API
   - Compatibility with Lua 5.2
 - Version 2.1, April 2012
   - Made it more clear license is LGPL
   - Fixed bug in Lua handling of matrices
   - Added defines for getting version
   - Added dq_version, dq_ch_plane_point, dq_cr_plane
   - Minor correctness fixes
 - Version 2.0, April 2011
   - Lua bindings
 - Version 1.5, April 2011
   - Install headers into /usr/include/dq by default instead of prefixing with dq_.
   - Updated documentation
   - Make docs now places final documentation in /
 - Version 1.4, February 2011
   - Fixed major issue in dual quaternion conjugation
   - Added dq_op_extract
   - Added mat3_solve
   - Added vec3_sign
   - Added vec3_distance
   - Minor doxygen improvements
 - Version 1.3, December 2010
   - Cleaned up and documented the auxiliary function files so they can be used.
 - Version 1.2, December 2010
   - Added dq_op_sign to change sign of a dual quaternion.
   - dq_ch_cmp and dq_ch_cmpV now take into account the fact it could be with a different sign.
 - Version 1.1, November 2010
   - Fixed dual quaternion multiplication
   - Implemented more strict unit tests
   - Misc fixes
 - Version 1.0, November 2010
   - Initial Revision


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

A big thanks to Alba Perez for having the patience to deal with my repetitive
boring dual quaternion questions and for lending me her notes.

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