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Old 05-14-2013, 03:00 PM   #1
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How to draw EP cuve along each joint in hierarchy

import maya.cmds as cmds startJoint = cmds.ls(sl=True)
cmds.select(hi = True)
selHi = cmds.ls(sl=True)
size = len(selHi)
cmds.select(selHi[size-1], r=True)
endJoint = cmds.ls(sl = True)
for each in selHi:
#i`m stuck at this point.
i`m basically trying to automate spine ik creation process with script.

any and all suggestions are greatly appriciated!
 
Old 05-14-2013, 03:57 PM   #2
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something like this?

Code:
import maya.cmds as mc lTransforms = [] mc.select(hi=1) oJoints = mc.ls(sl=True) for oJoint in oJoints: #get transforms x, y, z = mc.xform(oJoint, q=True, t=True, worldSpace=True) lTransforms.append((x, y, z)) mc.curve(p=lTransforms)
 
Old 05-14-2013, 05:21 PM   #3
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that worked like a charm!
i never know we could use three variables in single line like you did in the for loop.
thank you for the reply!
really helpful.
 
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