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by bannerboy
Sat Apr 23, 2005 10:24 pm
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: Feature request: Unix sdtio pipe instead of file
Replies: 2
Views: 1479

Feature request: Unix sdtio pipe instead of file

Mabe this idea is totaly off the wall, but would it be possible to recode some things in blender so that it can receive a .blend file through a unix stdio pipe in the command line?
by bannerboy
Sat Apr 23, 2005 8:13 pm
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: "render only" build
Replies: 32
Views: 10120

ideasman wrote:Only opengl for interface stuff, not rendering with the -b option. though its still compiled linking to the library, the library needs to exist. But it does not call it.
correction: it does call it, I had to install X just so that blender would recognize opengl.
by bannerboy
Tue Apr 19, 2005 5:00 am
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: "render only" build
Replies: 32
Views: 10120

I'm wanting to build blender on a 120mhz server of mine, and I don't want to have to install x and all that jazz just to render.
by bannerboy
Mon Apr 18, 2005 11:13 pm
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: "render only" build
Replies: 32
Views: 10120

"render only" build

is there any way to build blender with no interface, no game engine, just the render engine. the purpose is for making DrQueue render nodes, where I don't want to have X11 in order to build.
by bannerboy
Sat Apr 16, 2005 6:18 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: feature request
Replies: 2
Views: 1271

Intelecad can save and load autocad files, and I beleive that there is an importer for that.
by bannerboy
Mon Feb 21, 2005 8:25 pm
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: Linux Static/Dynamic
Replies: 1
Views: 1418

Linux Static/Dynamic

I'm a linux user and I always build blender from sourcecode, and I'm wondering what the difference is between static and dynamic builds. what are the pros/cons
by bannerboy
Fri Feb 11, 2005 10:59 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: feature request: extrude along equation.
Replies: 2
Views: 1232

feature request: extrude along equation.

Would it be practicle to make a feature to allow you to extrude a section allong the path formed by a custom algebraic equation, so that you could make perfect parabola's etc. something like this Equation: -x^2 From:-2 To:2 It doesn't seem like it would be too hard, and It has the potential to be ve...
by bannerboy
Wed Feb 09, 2005 3:08 am
Forum: Rendering
Topic: partacle systems and transparent objects
Replies: 2
Views: 1588

partacle systems and transparent objects

is there any way to make a partacle system show through a translucent object? ie, a flame in the globe of a lamp.
by bannerboy
Wed Feb 09, 2005 3:06 am
Forum: Rendering
Topic: mac vs pc rendering speed
Replies: 43
Views: 15804

AMD Athalon XP 1.6Ghz
256 mb 2700 DDR ram
GeForce FX 5900 XT
Custom Yafray build
Custom Blender CVS guild
Gentoo Linux
Kernel 2.6.10-r4


Time: 4:42:68
by bannerboy
Tue Dec 28, 2004 4:15 am
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: A bunch of game engine/python questions.
Replies: 2
Views: 1609

A bunch of game engine/python questions.

I've got a whole pile of game engine/python questions: 1. do partacle systems work in realtime. If so, how? 2. is there any way for several different python scripts on different actuators, and different pbjects communicate? 3. How do you have the python script play an animation, wait till it's done,...
by bannerboy
Mon Dec 27, 2004 9:40 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: Complete globals
Replies: 6
Views: 1504

Complete globals

Is there any way to share data between scripts. mabe this is a game engine question, but I want to be able to have a bunch of data that's shared between several different scripts.
by bannerboy
Fri Dec 24, 2004 2:48 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: deleating from datablocks
Replies: 6
Views: 1221

ok, I'm confused, I hear everyone talking about the "dataselect" window and the "oops" window, but I can't find them!!!

could someone please tell me about all these undocumented windows that seem to be popping up all over the place.
by bannerboy
Fri Dec 24, 2004 1:21 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: deleating from datablocks
Replies: 6
Views: 1221

deleating from datablocks

is there a way to completely remove something from a datablock?
by bannerboy
Thu Dec 23, 2004 4:53 am
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: physics question.
Replies: 1
Views: 1283

physics question.

OK, stupid question...

what are the units for the physics engine, are the metric(N, Kg, m) or something else?
by bannerboy
Wed Dec 15, 2004 1:53 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: Face select/twoside problems
Replies: 14
Views: 2669

thanks, I never would have thought to do that my self.