[Sidefx-houdini-list] Hscript: Render verbosity of non mantra jobs
rangi.sutton at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 06:35:19 EDT 2010
Oh... that doesn't sound good. Like I said, it was just an idea, not
something I had tried. So it's broken eh? Bugga.
(what's "facebook" then?)
On 13 October 2010 19:59, Peter Bowmar <pbowmar at gmail.com> wrote:
> Did they fix the perf monitor to work in non graphical mode? If so, yay!
> On 12 October 2010 23:40, Rangi Sutton <rangi.sutton at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 13 October 2010 15:35, Miles Green <Miles.Green at al.com.au> wrote:
> >> Sending again as i think I sent as html last time
> >> ------------------------------------------------------------
> >> Hi,
> >> We are just setting up our Farm to handle Houdini jobs, and would like
> >> to get more verbose output from Houdini's non mantra renders
> >> currently the non mantra jobs run on the farm machines via Hscript with
> >> the render command:
> >> render -V /out/geometry_nodepath/
> >> Unfortunately the Verbose flag isn't that verbose, I've also tried
> >> adding the flag -a which gives % based output, but what I'm really after
> >> is all the info you see in an interactive progress bar when you hit
> >> render followed by some time and memory summaries i.e:
> >> geometry1 frame 121 (121 of 240) //this is what I currently get (but i
> >> also want the below)
> >> solving simulation objects
> >> performing GAS_Advect
> >> frame complete:
> >> Memory Usage : 3.42gb
> >> Time to complete: 20.2 seconds
> >> ..
> >> ..
> >> is this possible ? to me it seems mantra seems to have levels of
> >> verbosity but unfortunately non mantra jobs don't :(
> > As a pre-render script.. some hscript something like:
> > performance -l stdout -e on
> > Should make it start spitting out the performance monitor logs to stdout
> > hence captured by your renderfarm logs? This can be configured and
> > as per the performance monitor window.
> > Not that I've ever done this.. just an idea.
> > Cheers,
> > r.
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