[Sidefx-houdini-list] Help on H9

Andrew D Lyons tstexture at gmail.com
Tue Dec 25 14:07:16 EST 2007


Yep Happy Silly Season to all !!



On 25/12/2007, Peter Robbinson <probbins at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> Merry Christmas everyone!!
>
> Yes, the shop is closed, but many of us will be available to answer
> questions.
>
> I hope everyone is getting fat and relaxed with treats and drinks, and
> that Santa has been good to you all.
>
> cheers, PeterR
>
> Lisa Reynolds wrote:
> > Andrew,
> >
> > You da man!!! Thanks so much. I grabbed the export lines from the H9
> > Python shell script and put them in my .bashrc file and help now
> > works like a charm. They use $PYTHONPATH rather than $PYTHON_PATH
> > though. I would never have thought to look there for a solution. Very
> > timely help too as I finally have some time to go through all this
> > and SESI is closed for the holiday week.
> >
> > Thanks again.
> >
> > -Lisa
> >
> >
> >> Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2007 19:07:36 -0800
> >> From: "Andrew D Lyons" <tstexture at gmail.com>
> >> Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Help on H9
> >> To: sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
> >> Message-ID:
> >>      <6809fcad0712221907l89092b4mc12210d95df32807 at mail.gmail.com>
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> >>
> >> We just got through a range of problems with the help server. A couple
> >> of things you might want to look at:
> >>
> >> 1./ Have the python installation that comes with Houdini first in your
> >> $PYTHON_PATH.
> >> 2./ Have Java installed on your system. Have $JAVA_HOME in your
> >> environment point to wherever Java lives.
> >>
> >> They're two things. We eventually managed to get the help working with
> >> our own build of python 2.5.1, but we had to rebuild sqlite/pysqlite
> >> and have that in our python build. All fun and games.
> >>
> >> Cheers
> >>
> >>
> >
> > On 22/12/2007, Pablo Gim?nez <pablogipi at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >> 2007/12/22, Fran?ois Duchesneau <sidefx at trinix.ca>:
> >>
> >>
> >>> I suspect they've changed something lately because I've been using
> >>> H9 on
> >>> OpenSuse 10.2 and the doc used to work.
> >>>
> >>>
> >> I am having many problems qith the doc server here too.
> >> In my case  I am using Fedora core 5 and H 9.0.794
> >> The doc server seems to freeze after a couple of queries and  I
> >> have to
> >> kill the hbrowser-bin process and  open a new one to get the help
> >> page I am
> >> looking for .
> >> And doing it again and again because it always freeze after a
> >> couple of
> >> queries.
> >> At the end I have been using the H8 help, it works perfectly.
> >> Maybe the java engine in the system could be a problem?
> >>
> >> It doesn't work on mine anymore but since I always use the doc on my
> >>
> >>
> >>> Windows machine I haven't investigated further.
> >>>
> >>> The only other thing I can think of is changes I did in my /ets/hosts
> >>> file.
> >>>
> >>> Fran?ois
> >>>
> >>> Lisa Reynolds wrote:
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> I finally got around to installing H9 (build 794) on a Open Suse
> >>>> 10.2
> >>>> 64 bit machine and the help browser doesn't want to work. I looked
> >>>> through the archives and tried entering http://localhost:48626/ in
> >>>> Firefox and that didn't work either. In Houdini I just get a slew of
> >>>> messages that make it sound like the help server isn't running. Is
> >>>> there some magic incantation I need to do to get it started?
> >>>>
> >>>> -Lisa
> >>>>
> >>>>
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