[Sidefx-houdini-list] noob permission error

Gary Jaeger gary at corestudio.com
Wed Apr 5 00:48:05 EDT 2017


Damn. Delete the Prefs. It's the oldest one in the book! Why didn't I think
of that.

Thanks, that did it. Any idea what would cause that?

On Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 9:35 PM, Alvaro Castaneda <varomix at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Gary
> try deleting your preferences folder for your user, should be named
> Houdini16.0
> not sure where is on mac should be $HOME/Houdini16.0 I guess
>
> delete that an restart houdini
>
> On Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 9:58 PM, Gary Jaeger <gary at corestudio.com> wrote:
>
> > I have no idea what this means. After launching H16, doing the simplest
> > thing (i.e. trying to create a box, or circle, etc) I get the error
> below.
> > I know I didn't explicitly change any permissions.
> >
> > The only thing I can think of is that I was doing the H16 Master Class on
> > rigging, and saving the files I would get some message about Saving
> > Definitions to Hip File, but I didn't understand that message quite
> either
> > :)
> >
> > Anyway, what have I done? thanks! It's all a bit opaque to me.
> >
> > ---
> >
> > Failed to modify node or parameter because of a permission error.
> Possible
> > causes include locked assets, takes, production permissions or
> > user-specified permissions
> >
> > Traceback (most recent call last):
> >   File "sop_box", line 4, in <module>
> >   File
> > "/Applications/Houdini/Houdini16.0.563/Frameworks/
> > Houdini.framework/Versions/16.0.563/Resources/houdini/
> > python2.7libs/toolutils.py",
> > line 1251, in new_func
> >     return function(*args, **kwargs)
> >   File
> > "/Applications/Houdini/Houdini16.0.563/Frameworks/
> > Houdini.framework/Versions/16.0.563/Resources/houdini/
> > python2.7libs/soptoolutils.py",
> > line 740, in genericTool
> >     event_context = event_context)
> >   File
> > "/Applications/Houdini/Houdini16.0.563/Frameworks/
> > Houdini.framework/Versions/16.0.563/Resources/houdini/
> > python2.7libs/toolutils.py",
> > line 1254, in new_func
> >     "Failed to modify node or parameter because of a permission "
> > Error: Failed to modify node or parameter because of a permission error.
> > Possible causes include locked assets, takes, product permissions or
> > user-specified permissions.
> >
> >
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