[Sidefx-houdini-list] About HOUDINI_UI_ICON_PATH

Guillaume Laforge guillaume.laforge.3d at gmail.com
Fri Aug 29 15:09:57 EDT 2014

Just figure out that I needed to add the Icons directory from the Houdini
install path too.

I guess, if HOUDINI_UI_ICON_PATH is not set, Houdini is falling back to its
install path :).


On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 3:05 PM, Guillaume Laforge <
guillaume.laforge.3d at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to add a new search path for the Houdini icons. The HDK doc
> say that it should be installed somewhere in the HOUDINI_UI_ICON_PATH. Note
> that this variable is not set in my current Houdini session. So if I add
> the variable like that:
> setenv HOUDINI_UI_ICON_PATH ${MY_PATH}/houdini/13.0.447/Icons
> Then I will have my shiny little icon on my custom SOP, but ONLY on this
> node :). No icons on the Houdini UI any more !
> I tried:
> ${DEVTOOLS}/houdini/13.0.447/Icons:${HOUDINI_UI_ICON_PATH}
> But it does not work as the variable is not defined.
> I suppose I'm missing something obvious?
> Thanks
> Guillaume

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