[Sidefx-houdini-list] .otl

Michael Goldfarb goldfarb at corefa.com
Tue Jun 5 10:15:45 EDT 2007


here's how to set them on Windows
http://www.cs.usask.ca/~wew036/latex/env.html

Jeff Higgins wrote:
> the way you access environment variables is different on windows though so
> in a dos shell (unless you use cygwin)
> echo %HOME%
> is what you want otherwise as simon suggested
> echo $HOME
> in the houdini textport
> 
> 
> On 6/5/07, Simon Barrick <simon at primalpictures.com> wrote:
> 
>>
>> In the textport of houdini type
>>
>> Echo $HOME
>>
>> That will tell you where it is.
>> It might be in the dos short form, if you are on windows that is, if you
>> don't know how to read the path just copy and paste it into the windows
>> start menu "run" option, that should open a browser at the right 
>> location.
>>
>> You can store otls anywhere you like though, they don't have to be in 
>> your
>> $HOME directory.
>>
>> Si
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com [mailto:
>> sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com] On Behalf Of Georg Duemlein,
>> Dipl.-Des.
>> Sent: 05 June 2007 15:01
>> To: sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
>> Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] .otl
>>
>>
>> "Where I lay my head is $home"
>>
>> You need to "install" the otl using the file menu.
>> Either refer the help for this topic or follow the steps I described
>> here: <http://www.preset.de/2007/0323/colorcube/>
>>
>> $home is also the base of your houdini installation and depends on your
>> OS and setup.
>> On a default wíndows installation $home is usually at: documents and
>> settings/user/
>>
>> hope this helps
>>
>> Georg
>>
>> herman wrote:
>> > dear all,
>> >
>> > i just start visiting the houdini exchange web and would like to try
>> > out some of the sop there. however, i'm not very familar with the
>> houdini digital asset procedure... i know is a very green question, but i
>> still need to ask, so when i download a file .otl, where should i 
>> paste it
>> to?? i did try the .otls folder in houdini folder, but it doesn't seem to
>> work.
>> > also, when say copy the folder to $home, where is $home??
>> >
>> > thanks in advance.
>> >
>> > cheers herman
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