[Sidefx-houdini-list] Revert to defaults

Michael Goldfarb goldfarb at corefa.com
Thu Mar 9 12:29:12 EST 2006


just thinking out loud but...
could a parse of the dialog script to find the default value be 
possible...might be a little cleaner...opchangetype scares the hell out 
of me....

Simon Barrick wrote:
> Yeah, that might work, but oh so dirty, I think I need to go take a
> shower..... urgh
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ben Schrijvers [mailto:Ben.Schrijvers at framestore-cfc.com] 
> Sent: 09 March 2006 17:24
> To: Houdini Mailing List
> Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Revert to defaults
> 
> 
> As it's getting kind of dirty now...
> What about creating another node of the same type and copying the 
> parameter value in question.
> 
> Yes this really is a RFE for the opparm command.
> 
> cheers,
> benS
> 
> Peter Bowmar wrote:
> 
> 
>>That is hilarious, well done Andrew! I wonder what it does to
>>multiple-input things? I guess if you opchangetype to a Merge SOP then
> 
> 
>>you don't have to worry about it...
>>
>>That will do the whole node though, what if you want to revert just a
>>single parm to default?
>>
>>Cheers,
>>
>>Peter B
>>
>>Andrew D Lyons wrote:
>>
>>
>>>It looks like opchangetype gives you a hacky way of doing it. You 
>>>have to change to another type and then change back:
>>>
>>>opchangetype -n -t null /obj/model/xform1
>>>opchangetype -n -t xform /obj/model/xform1
>>>
>>>Cheers
>>>
>>>
>>>On 09/03/06, Simon Barrick <simon at primalpictures.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>I figured that but I was hoping there just might be something in 
>>>>there already to do it, I'm trying to get something done quickly.
>>>>
>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>From: Peter Bowmar [mailto:pbowmar at gmail.com]
>>>>Sent: 09 March 2006 11:51
>>>>To: sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
>>>>Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Revert to defaults
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>Hey Simon,
>>>>       I believe there is, but I don't know what it is :( Searching 
>>>>help -k and the help doesn't reveal anything, which I'm sure you 
>>>>already did :)
>>>>       I know you can get to this in the HDK, so you could write 
>>>>your own HDK command...
>>>>
>>>>Cheers,
>>>>
>>>>Peter b
>>>>
>>>>Simon Barrick wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>Anyone know if there is an hscript command to force a parameter to 
>>>>>revert to defaults.
>>>>>
>>>>>cheers
>>>>>
>>>>>
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