Lost Adventurer, Aleks Kirilenko (3D)
LC #42 Pipers Alley

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10-02-2006, 07:29 PM
Hello there
How can I get a vertex world position, offset in time (in future frames).
I tried to use the "getAttr -t ($currentTime+5) " on the vertex, but with no success.
I'm stack, I'll appreciate some help on this subject.

10-04-2006, 06:25 AM
try this:

int $old_time = `currentTime -q`;
currentTime ($old_time + 5);

// do the vtx_pos checking here

currentTime $old_time;

10-04-2006, 02:18 PM
Thats a good idea, but how can I get the vertex position in future frames without actualy jumping frames ahead?
My scene is too heavy for jumping frames forward and backwards.

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