[Sidefx-houdini-list] geo.points() - what is it actually doing?

Simon Barrick simon at primalpictures.com
Wed Jun 11 12:49:34 EDT 2008


Yeah 2 minutes is a big step up from 1 second, but if you are looping through 1500 polys and then for each point in each poly that's a lot of loops, even if its fairly quick that will all add up...

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From: sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com [mailto:sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com] On Behalf Of Rob Pieké
Sent: 11 June 2008 17:43
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Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] geo.points() - what is it actually doing?


> I imagine its returning an array of every point in the model. Probably 
> a slow thing to process.

I was just surprised that it's _that_ slow :) _______________________________________________
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