[Sidefx-houdini-list] managing material

Olivier Jeannel facialdeluxe at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 11:40:22 EST 2016


Data tree, the Material style sheet ?

2016-12-14 17:24 GMT+01:00 Jordi Bares <jordibares at gmail.com>:

> Data tree is your friend for these things
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On 14 Dec 2016, at 15:18, Jerome Pastorello <lordkarington0 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> >
> > In primitive mode you can select by material path attribute.
> > I don’t know at object level though.
> >
> > https://www.dropbox.com/s/7uka8lewwfsetub/Capture%20d%
> E2%80%99%C3%A9cran%202016-12-14%20%C3%A0%2016.16.11.png?dl=0 <
> https://www.dropbox.com/s/7uka8lewwfsetub/Capture%20d%
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> >
> > Cheers
> >
> > Jérôme
> >
> >
> >
> >> Le 14 déc. 2016 à 16:09, Olivier Jeannel <facialdeluxe at gmail.com> a
> écrit :
> >>
> >> Hi list,
> >>
> >> I'm having hard time on some basic "user" way of thinking in Houdini.
> >> I'm currently dealing with a project where I have a CAD object delivered
> >> with several dozen of groups.
> >>
> >> I use groups to assign materials.
> >> What happen is that several group can share a same material.
> >>
> >> Is there a way to re-select the groups by using their material ?
> >> in xsi it's called "select objects from material", you pick a material
> and
> >> xsi will select the correspondant objects (and there is also the
> opposite :
> >> "get material from selected object")
> >> Do we have something similar ?
> >>
> >> For the moment, I (finally) made an uber group made of all the smaller
> >> group and then apply once the material to this uber group.
> >>
> >>
> >> I have several cases like this where I don't think I work the way I
> should,
> >> ending loosing a lot of time on basics and repetitives needs.
> >>
> >> Thank you :)
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