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Autorigging with Python
June 16, 2014
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First off, great software! I was just wondering if there's any documentation on performing autorigging on a pawn using the python commands rather than manually doing it through the gui.

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John

June 16, 2014
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We added a couple of functions in the sbgui/src/pythonbind/SBPythonAutorig.cpp file here:

saveDeformableMesh() :  Save the deformable model to the target directory
setPawnMesh() : Set the deformable model to the target pawn

getAutoRigManager() : gets the autorigging manager
buildAutoRiggingFromPawnMesh() : Build the rigging from a pawn with mesh

 

The idea would be as follows:

1) Add the model asset to SmartBody

2) Create a pawn

3) Attach the model asset to the pawn

4) Run the autorigging command

5) Save out the character that was generated and rigged from the pawn+model

 

Ari

June 17, 2014
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Thanks for the quick reply. Managed to track down an example from one of the source forge commits yesterday afternoon and everything seems to be running well. In case anyone else is looking for a quick example, the commit is http://sourceforge.net/p/smart...../code/5521

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