I want to write a Program, has to be able to run independently, and on MAC or PC.
I want to be Able to use a button to input coords in an X,Y,Z format, and have it place a preprogrammed object at those coords.
Must run in a Windowed mode.
I want the program to read from a file at load, and write to the same file at closing. possibly multiple files, or just multiple data types from one file.
I want to be able to ZOOM in or ZOOM out, change my viewpoint
I want the final program to be relatively small. not take an excessive amount of time to download on a dialup connection.
The Answer I am looking for is
a) knowledge of an existing program that I can use, or modify to meet my requirements.
b) the best programming language for my application.
1) Why it will work for my purposes
2) ease of learning
3) links to tutorials