Alias Wavefront OBJ is a text-based geometry format. It's simple format makes it simple to parse, and is useful as a simple source file format. The parsing costs make it a poor choice for a runtime format.

The Visual Studio content pipeline supports this as a source format for creating CMO files.

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See the Utilities folder in the distribution.


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