What are viewport families?
Viewport families are collections of plug-ins to load, manipulate and visualise a specific type of data:
- ViewportType: This plug-in provides the data-definition. You do not have to deal with it. But every importer or viewport depends on it.
- Importer: Reads a specific kine of files, normally associated to a file extension, e.g., *.tiff or *.xls
- Viewport: Viewports visualize specific data-type