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fbitonti
11-23-2006, 04:20 AM
can some one point me towards some tutorials online that explain the process of printing data to a text file. I checked the maya documentation but am looking for a littel more information.

isoparmB
11-23-2006, 06:35 AM
A good place to start would be the f1 mel documentation help docs, check out the fprint command and all other related commands. There are examples there to write out a simple text file.

What specific data are you trying to write?

Lamont
12-21-2006, 10:49 PM
// Print a string into a file
//
$exampleFileName = ( `internalVar -userTmpDir` + "example.tmp" );
$fileId=`fopen $exampleFileName "w"`;
fprint $fileId "Hello there\n";
fclose $fileId;
If you want to do a hard return to a new line replace "\n" with "\n\r". And the "w" with an "a" (append).

Sick Spider
12-22-2006, 12:58 AM
Here is a simple one, takes every obj from a list of selected Obj' and print to a file,
u can take that and implement it as u need/want.



string $sel[] = `ls -sl`;
$myNew=`fopen ("c:/mySels.txt") "w"`;
for ($everSel in $sel)
fprint $myNew ($everSel+"\n");
fclose $myNew;

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