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Angles for quaternion converter

asked 2011-11-02 05:16:20 -0600

alfa_80 gravatar image

updated 2014-01-28 17:10:41 -0600

ngrennan gravatar image

I was referring to an API documentation on Quarternion related stuff. I want to use the last constructor which is written "Constructor from Euler angles". The constructor itself is as below:

btQuaternion::btQuaternion ( const btScalar & yaw,
                             const btScalar & pitch,
                             const btScalar & roll   
                           )

My question is regarding the angles. Should the angles in the input argument be in degree or radian?

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answered 2011-11-02 05:20:21 -0600

Always radians, degree are never used.

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answered 2011-11-02 05:21:08 -0600

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Radians. They are the standard, see REP 103

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