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kob2040
10-29-2010, 01:25 PM
hi ,

im trying to write a script to set the number of photons a light emits



for($thislght in $allmylights){

string $lightatstringv = $thislght +".photonIntensity" ;
setAttr $lightatstringv 2;

}






however it sets it to the desired intensity and then immediately changes it back,

other light attributes can be set this way, so why do phontons no worky ?

thanks.

USAlex
10-29-2010, 01:44 PM
did you try that after setAttr
miLightUpdatePhotonEnergy spotLightShape1;

kob2040
10-31-2010, 02:49 PM
thats done it. thanks dude.


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