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Turning off spatial understanding completely?
Is there a possibility to turn off the spatial understanding of the device - by freezing coordinate systems and only use tag-along like rendering? I don't care if I need to use DirecX11 and C++ to achieve this effect as we do not need to use unity for our application, however if it is achievable in unity of course that is good for us too and might interest others.
The rational behind this is that there are cases when we would be able to develop applications that do not need the spatial information (or maybe would be working in a limited mode only based on IMU-data for turning) while using the spatial understanding when the environment does not change rapidly.
This is the case in moving trains, planes, cars, buses, subways, open-window elavators (!) and whatever bigger entities that have a moving space in them. We will try experimenting with the limited-mode that the device ask us when there is no wifi (or is turned off) as it might be what we need, however we are fascinated if there is a more formally accepted way of setting the thing into a mode where you don't use the spatial data and the device does not keep notifying you about the loss of mapping...
Any ideas on this topic?
Richard - R&D IT expert, Grepton Zrt.