[Sidefx-houdini-list] Run Script doesn't like Python???

Graham Thompson captainhammy at gmail.com
Tue Mar 23 14:13:59 EDT 2010


It's just like most other config things you can have in Houdini: you
can have multiples.  Just copy the one in $HH and remove all the
entries or create a new one and just put your own entries in it and
stick it somewhere in the HOUDINI_PATH and you'll be good.

2010/3/23 Pablo Giménez <pablogipi at gmail.com>:
> Thanks Graham for the info.
> Is there any way to have your own MainMenuCommon that just add your custom
> entries.
> I guess you are modifying the MainMenuCommon file in $HH or making a copy to
> your home to override the one from the install location.
> I don't want to override the whole file, just have a file with a bunch of
> XML that add my own entries to the existing menu in Houdini.
> For instance in Maya I can use MEL to add entries to the main menu created
> by the mel script shipped with the package.
> I want to do something similar with Houdini.
> thanks.
>
> 2010/3/22 Graham Thompson <captainhammy at gmail.com>
>
>> I ended up writing my own simple one and throwing it into MainMenuCommon.
>>
>>      <scriptItem id="runpythonscript">
>>         <label>Run Python Script</label>
>> <modifyItem><insertAfter>h.source</insertAfter></modifyItem>
>> <scriptCode><![CDATA[filepath = hou.ui.selectFile(title="Select Python
>> script to run", pattern="*.py")
>> if len(filepath) is not 0:
>>     fullpath = hou.expandString(filepath)
>>     execfile(fullpath)]]></scriptCode>
>>       </scriptItem>
>>
>> 2010/3/22 Pablo Giménez <pablogipi at gmail.com>
>> >
>> > Hi.
>> > I am trying to source some python script using the File menu entry "Run
>> > Script .."
>> > Seems it only works with HScript, no chance for Python scripts created
>> using
>> > the hou.Node.asCode() method.
>> > I can load these scripts using the python function execute() from a
>> python
>> > shell.
>> > Using version 10.0.312
>> > Thanks
>> >
>> > --
>> > Un saludo
>> > Best Regards
>> > Pablo Giménez
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