Interface: PViewItem

Methods:

numPViewParamBlocks()

Returns the number of Particle View ParameterBlocks.

getPViewParamBlock index

Returns the indexed Particle View ParameterBlocks.

hasComments actionNode

Returns true when the supplied action node has comments.

getComments actionNode

Returns the comment of the specified action node as string.

setComments actionNode comments

Sets the comment of the specified action node to the supplied string.

Examples and Results:

ParticleFlow.openParticleView() --open Particle View to see results

ev = Event() --create an empty event

$Event:Event 02 @ [0.000000,0.000000,0.000000]

particleFlow.beginEdit() --Disable auto-event-encapsulation

OK

bt = birth() --A Birth Action!

$Birth:Birth 01 @ [0.000000,0.000000,0.000000]

particleFlow.endEdit() --Enable auto-event-encapsulation

OK

ev.appendAction bt --Insert the Birth in the Event

ev.numPViewParamBlocks() --Check the number of PBlocks

0

ev.hasComments bt --Check for comments - none

false

ev.setComments bt "Happy Birthday!" --Set a comment...

OK

ev.getComments bt --...and read it back

"Happy Birthday!"

This Interface is available in:

Age_Test : Helper

Birth : Helper

Birth_Script : Helper

Collision_Spawn : Helper

DeleteParticles : Helper

displayParticles : Helper

Event : Helper

Find_Target : Helper

Force : Helper

Go_To_Rotation : Helper

Keep_Apart : Helper

mapping : Helper

Material_Dynamic : Helper

Material_Frequency : Helper

Material_Static : Helper

Notes : Helper

PF_Source : GeometryClass

Position_Icon : Helper

Position_Object : Helper

renderParticles : Helper

rotation : Helper

scaleParticles : Helper

Scale_Test : Helper

Script_Test : Helper

Script_Operator : Helper

Send_Out : Helper

shapeStandard : Helper

Shape_Facing : Helper

Shape_Instance : Helper

Shape_Mark : Helper

Spawn : Helper

speed : Helper

Speed_Test : Helper

Speed_By_Surface : Helper

Spin : Helper

Split_Selected : Helper

Split_Source : Helper

Split_Amount : Helper

See also

Particle Flow Interfaces