# 2D plane in 3D space problem

• October 13th 2010, 01:05 PM
yellowFattyBEan
2D plane in 3D space problem
Hi everone

I'm currently writing a C++ plugin to be used in conjunction with maya and I have hit a brick wall.

I need need some help with how to determine a 2d plane in 3D space.

Thanks
• October 13th 2010, 01:30 PM
Plato
Is this a mathematical question or a programming question?
The equation $ax+by+cz=d$ is a plane with normal vector $$.
• October 13th 2010, 02:25 PM
yellowFattyBEan
A mathematical question.

Just giving a little insight as to what I'm trying to accomplish.

Thank you for that information.