[Sidefx-houdini-list] Collada Examples with Houdini
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Thu Aug 10 18:30:37 EDT 2006
That explains the puff of some without the trail.
--- Justin Martin <justin at dneg.com> wrote:
> I was trying to play with Collada a while ago for
> translations and ran into a frustrating wall.
> Didn't hear from anyone
> on the Forum who has got it working with Linux which
> is a little worrying.
> Houdini seems to be doing the right thing and will
> read Collada.
> Maya wont write Collada out of the box. You need to
> go to freesoftware
> and download ColladaMaya - if you're on Windows it's
> an executable, if
> you're on Linux you need to download the source and
> build it.
> Pretty annoying when the point is that you could
> finally move things
> between packages without having to build anything -
> except you do. It's
> quickly fallen into the "look at that when I can
> twist someone's arm to
> build it" basket rather than something that you're
> up and running with.
> Ho hum
> Garman Herigstad wrote:
> >Are there examples of using COLLADA with Houdini
> >Anyone have some sample input files?
> >And which other main 3D packages are able to
> >It all seems so cool. It's like not needing to
> >.tga files!
> >Garman Herigstad
> >garman at vizyacky.com
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