Rewrite some functions in python??

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  09 September 2012
Question Rewrite some functions in python??

well ...question is pretty simple
I've just imported Numpy module to work with cinema4d python

simple problem is...numpy is like 30-100 times faster than normal for loop iteration ...how to use it's loop to iterate inside cinema4d functions
example :
Object.GetPoint(x)
Object.GetAllPoints()
how to make the second line work using my own module
 
  09 September 2012
You can't. If you want to work with the points in combination with numpy, you have to convert the Vectors you get by Object.GetAllPoints() to a representation numpy can work with, and reconvert it after the work with numpy was done.

-Niklas
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  09 September 2012
hmm..well ..
assume i did an algorithm with python which transfer data points from 1 object to another ..
same algorithm in C++ will run faster?
 
  09 September 2012
Of course it will. You would simply skip the whole overhead of Pythons for-loop, function-calls, execution, etc.

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