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09-04-2003, 06:01 PM
how can i calculate distance from particle to surface,when surface is no flat
09-05-2003, 10:43 AM
you can use the custom created nodes:
to get that
09-05-2003, 07:03 PM
i know this node,
but i want do this in particle expresion or mel
09-09-2003, 05:31 PM
can you tell me a way to do this
09-09-2003, 05:34 PM
i am not good enough to tell you how to calc the distance to the surface (non planar) and i would presume doing that in MEL will freeze your performance to about 0.
i would really suggest using these nodes in your script..
you can still have them in an expression..
just create the nodes and in your script feed them with the values and surfaces you want and let them do the calculation.
09-10-2003, 05:08 PM
thanks i will try,i hope i can do it:p :p :p :p
09-10-2003, 05:19 PM
Are you talking about closest distance between particle and surface, else it would make not much sense !
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