[Sidefx-houdini-list] Using Function Keys with Houdini

Pablo Giménez pablogipi at gmail.com
Thu Feb 16 04:46:18 EST 2006


Yes but it would be great to have the possibility to link for example the
command:
'viewdisplay -N all m on *'
To the Alt+Shift+n hotkey.
It would be very powerful and an old RFE in the side fx's forum

On 2/16/06, Joe Barrow <joe at primalpictures.com> wrote:
>
> you're right, I don't think you can call a script unless you call up the
> `Run Script` panel. :-(
>
> I usually get round this by putting callbacks on the front of an otl or a
> custom panel.
>
> jb
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pablo Giménez [mailto:pablogipi at gmail.com]
> Sent: 16 February 2006 09:29
> To: sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
> Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Using Function Keys with Houdini
>
>
> Allow the hotkey manager to alias an script to any key?
> I don't know how.
>
> On 2/16/06, Joe Barrow <joe at primalpictures.com> wrote:
> >
> > What about the hotkey manager ?
> >
> > ( in the settings menu, no keyboard shortcuts available ..)
> >
> > jb
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Pablo Giménez [mailto:pablogipi at gmail.com]
> > Sent: 16 February 2006 08:43
> > To: sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
> > Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Using Function Keys with Houdini
> >
> >
> > The only problem is that you cannot assign aliases to other keys rather
> > than
> > function keys.
> > My function keys:
> >
> > #
> > # Our own aliases
> > #
> >
> > # To control the display options:
> > alias SF2 'viewdisplay -N all m on *'
> > alias SF3 'viewdisplay -N all m off *'
> > alias SF4 'viewdisplay -I all l on *'
> > alias SF5 'viewdisplay -I all l off *'
> > alias SF6 'imgdispopt -o $HOME/houdini8.0/pal_guide.txt'
> > alias SF7 'imgdispopt -o ""'
> >
> > # Operator help:
> > alias CF1 'ophelp `mousepath()`'
> >
> > On 2/15/06, Garman Herigstad <gherigstad at dnahelix.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > Want to save some time while working?
> > >
> > > Here is a way to set Function keys to use with Houdini. You can put
> > > this in a file in your home director then source it into a hip file
> > > as you need it.
> > >
> > > Save the file in your home directory as: functionkeys.txt
> > >
> > > Then, from the Houdini text port:
> > >     source $HOME/functionkeys.txt
> > >
> > >
> > > ### snip #######################################################
> > >
> > > # # Garman's Houdini Function Keys #
> > >
> > > # Function Keys # Animation Playback alias F1 fcur 1 alias F2 play -s
> > > alias F3 play alias F4 echo Pigs are free
> > >
> > > # Real time ON/OFF alias F5 fplayback -r on alias F6 fplayback -r off
> > > alias F7 'play -1 ; echo "play once"'
> > >
> > > # Viewport Linking (use the Shift with Function) alias SF4 'pane -l 0
> > > pane1' alias SF1 'pane -l 1 pane1' alias SF2 'pane -l 2 pane1' alias
> > > SF3 'pane -l 3 pane1'
> > >
> > > # Viewport Updating (use the Shift with Function) alias SF5
> > > 'viewupdate -u never' alias SF6 'viewupdate -u changes' alias SF7
> > > 'viewupdate -u always' alias SF8 'viewupdate -u now'
> > >
> > >
> > > ### snip #######################################################
> > >
> > >
> > > You could also put this in your 123.cmd or 456.cmd file.
> > >
> > > #########################################################
> > >
> > > If Elvis were alive he's be dead by now.
> > >         -Garman
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > >
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> >
> >
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