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  1. I need to generate some textures on the fly, bassicaly when map is loaded I generate several dozens simple gradient textures. I found here: (last comments) that this is possible to use just one helper canvas to do this but after reading some other sources I am a little confused how to handle destroy of this textures. At the moment I have some helperCanvas with 2D context to generate my textures and then I do: // This create texture from helper canvas as I understand var texture1 = new PIXI.Texture(new PIXI.BaseTexture(helperCanvas)); // This one "save" texture in GPU memory if I understood correctly. renderer.textureManager.updateTexture(texture1.baseTexture); // Create new sprite from this texture var sprite = new Sprite( texture1 ); I do this in loop to create all needed sprites but I am not sure what should I do when map is unloaded, when I don't need these textures. Is any action needed or GC can handle this? Should I remove them manually from textureManager by some method or call destroy on sprite?
  2. Hello, I am working on implementing drag and drop in my scene. I have a sphere being created successfully. But when I click on it (mouse down), I do not get the expected drag behavior. I am basically working from the example and I can even reproduce the example in an "in situ" text fixture (i.e. Visual Studio hosted standalone HTML page). Both work equally well. Next, I want to connect the drag and drop stuff with a jQuery "scene:created" trigger. This is potentially where things fall over. I do not get the pointer down event, for starters, that I think I should be getting. I have verified that the trigger is indeed happening. Here is my on trigger event handler: var sceneCreatedDragAndDropHandler = function(e, args) { var startingPos = null; var currentMesh = null; var s = args._scene; var c = args._canvas; var camera = s.getCameraByName("arc1"); var getGroundPosition = function() { /* use a predicate to get position on the ground */ var pi = s.pick(s.pointerX, s.pointerY, function(m) { return !(/^role-/.test(; }); return pi.hit ? pi.pickedPoint : null; } var onPointerDown = function(event) { if (event.button !== 0) { return; } /* check if we are under a mesh */ var pi = s.pick(s.pointerX, s.pointerY, function(m) { return /^role-/.test(; }); if (pi.hit) { currentMesh = pi.pickedMesh; startingPos = getGroundPosition(); if (startingPos) { /* we need to disconnect camera from canvas */ setTimeout(function() { camera.detachControl(c); }, 0); } } } var onPointerUp = function() { if (startingPos) { camera.attachControl(c, true); startingPos = null; } } var onPointerMove = function() { if (!startingPos) { return; } var currentPos = getGroundPosition(); if (!currentPos) { return; } var deltaPos = currentPos.subtract(startingPos); currentMesh.position.addInPlace(deltaPos); startingPos = currentPos; } c.addEventListener("pointerdown", onPointerDown, false); c.addEventListener("pointerup", onPointerUp, false); c.addEventListener("pointermove", onPointerMove, false); }; I have confirmed all the other bits are working. Canvas, scene, etc, are all rendering okay. The only thing I can figure is that somehow the scope is an issue, even though I am capturing the handler in a global variable, and that the JavaScript GC is collecting the guts of it. If that's the case and it's a GC issue, I wonder what the best way to capture which elements would be. Things like the event handlers, positions, etc, off the cuff. Suggestions?
  3. Hi guys! I have this scene where I import different meshes with lots of polygons, like here: You'll see that I'm importing the same mesh repeated times instead of using instances on purpose. So at some moment, I'd like to remove some of these meshes. In the example above, when you click on the skulls, the mesh.dispose() is called. When I track the memory with the Chrome JS Heap timeline tool I can't really see the memory released though when the dispose() function is called. Here the four skulls were loaded and then I clicked on every one of them, so shouldn't there be some drops visible?: Is there something I'm missing?