XM Magdalena 3D print, GGeorgy (3D)
LC #42 Pipers Alley

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12-01-2006, 12:39 PM

...i'm searching for a script which allows to locate the nearest point (out of a point cloud) from a centerpoint of a polysurface.

would be nice to get some help

12-19-2006, 10:16 AM
you can either use the distance tool from "create>>measure tools", which wouldn't be the wisest idea! lol
or you can simply create a for loop that has an xform command inside to know the exact position of each particle, and calculate the shortest path between the centre and the particle "using http://upload.wikimedia.org/math/2/e/2/2e2f050e0065e30cac6f0bd5df46a1fd.png"

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