[Sidefx-houdini-list] Rendering Solutions... Any suggestions
Lars van der Bijl
com48com at gmail.com
Thu Apr 28 13:58:14 EDT 2011
also looking at dependencies.
is there a easy way of creating a dependency tree from a set of rops? one of
the nice parts of the grid being that it has the concept of task but not of
a "Job" (a collection of tasks). now initially this put me off and its still
hard to visuals a collection of tasks for users but it means that create
dependencies between task is incredibly easy to do.
here is a screen shot of a job we are doing now.
this correlates 1 to 1 with a rop network. from pre-sim to final image. (2
sets of images actually).
is there any documentation on doing something similar with hqueue? I'd love
to read up on it.
On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 6:43 PM, Peter Bowmar <pbowmar at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Cristin,
> Curious, what's the largest farm that you know of using HQueue.
> Peter B
> On 28 April 2011 09:59, Cristin Barghiel <cb at sidefx.com> wrote:
> > Hi Phil,
> > I encourage you to take a look at Houdini's HQueue. We are actively using
> it and supporting it, and it's already wired to work well with
> Houdini-native rendering and simulation. As it's python-based and
> architected to be open, it can handle rendering jobs - any kind of jobs, in
> fact - from packages other than Houdini as well.
> > Cristin
> > On 2011-04-28, at 4:51 AM, Phil Spicer wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> Our RenderFarm here at the NCCA has died, and we are looking for
> alternative Render Solutions for the next academic year. Preferably it would
> be something we could lease on site, or we would lease time on the Amazon
> EC2 Compute Cloud.
> >> I was wondering what people were using in Industry, and if anyone had
> suggestions or information about what solution works best.
> >> Kind regards,
> >> Phil.
> >> Philip Spicer
> >> Programme Coordinator - MA Digital Effects
> >> National Centre for Computer Animation
> >> Bournemouth University - UK
> >> http://www.youtube.com/user/NCCADigitalFX
> >> This email is intended only for the person to whom it is addressed and
> may contain confidential information. If you have received this email in
> error, please notify the sender and delete this email, which must not be
> copied, distributed or disclosed to any other person. otter
> >> Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author and do
> not necessarily represent those of Bournemouth University or its subsidiary
> companies. Nor can any contract be formed on behalf of the University or its
> subsidiary companies via email.
> >> _______________________________________________
> >> Sidefx-houdini-list mailing list
> >> Sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
> >> https://lists.sidefx.com:443/mailman/listinfo/sidefx-houdini-list
> > ---
> > C. Barghiel
> > Side Effects Software www.sidefx.com 416-504-9876
> > _______________________________________________
> > Sidefx-houdini-list mailing list
> > Sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
> > https://lists.sidefx.com:443/mailman/listinfo/sidefx-houdini-list
> No, I am not on Facebook.
> Sidefx-houdini-list mailing list
> Sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com
More information about the Sidefx-houdini-list