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Mastering openFrameworks: Creative Coding Demystified by Denis Perevalov

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Creating your first project – the Pendulum example

Let's create an openFrameworks project, which draws a moving pendulum in 2D, consisting of a ball dangled on a rubber segment. The example is based on the emptyExample project in openFrameworks. Perform the following steps to create the project:

  1. Copy the emptyExample project's folder into the folder intended for holding your applications (like apps/myApps), and rename it to Pendulum.
  2. Go inside the Pendulum folder and open this project in your development environment (emptyExample.sln for Visual Studio, emptyExample.xcodeproj for Xcode, or emptyExample.workspace for Code::Blocks).
  3. Open the file testApp.h in the development environment, and in the testApp class declaration add the declarations for ...

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