[Sidefx-houdini-list] Animated wires in DOPs question

David Mellor dmellor at gmail.com
Tue Feb 17 11:52:37 EST 2009

Hey Phil,

What kind of lightening are you doing? I have a little non dynamic set up I
did for a commercial if it would be of any help?


2009/2/16 Phil Spicer <PSpicer at bournemouth.ac.uk>

>  Hi,
> Is it possible to pass an animated wire into DOPs?
> I have tried passing a preset 'Lightening' L-System into DOPs as a Wire
> Object but it doesn't register the animation even when the  'Use Deforming
> Geometry' option is checked. It does read in the animation if I read the
> L-System in as a RBD Object though...
> Any thoughts? Is it better to create an animated wire using the SOP Solver?
> Kind regards,
> Phil.
> Philip Spicer
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