This section gives details on the working principles of Mayavi. Read it
to gain a better understanding, in order to use Mayavi’s full power.
First we describe the organisation of the pipeline that defines a
Second we describe data structures, how they are defined and how you
can build them. This information is useful for a better
understanding of how to build efficient pipelines.
Finally we describe the object-oriented structure behind Mayavi and
the pipeline. This information opens the door to advanced scripting
of the Mayavi application, and is especially useful if you whish
to develop custom tools with Mayavi.