is there a Python libary that i can work with?

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isstuff
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is there a Python libary that i can work with?

Post by isstuff » Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:25 am

I am a Houdini TD and my python coding days have only recently begun. Seeing as how any 3d program worth its salt has python integration these days I was hoping to work with an existing python library to connect my space navigator to Houdini. At home i am using a MacBook pro and at work the studio is on 64bit Linux. So is there a way to hook into a python 3dconnexion library. It would really make this glowing paperweight get busy.

pyalot
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Post by pyalot » Sun Feb 15, 2009 1:04 am

I'm using pyglet (trunk) with its capability to handle HID over operating system HID interfaces (such as evdev, *wink* *wink* 3dconnexion), which works for me. I also wrote a device configuration framework to handle many devices.

ugocupcic
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Post by ugocupcic » Wed Jan 06, 2010 5:05 am

Hi, I'd be quite interested by an easy way to use the 3d mouse in a python program too. Pyalot, could you be a bit more specific (may be a small code sample?) ? Cheers,
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Tarik
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Post by Tarik » Fri Jan 08, 2010 11:36 am

Some examples and details would be highly appreciated. I'm working as a TD and developing tools for 3D software (mainly MotionBuilder) on win 32/64.

Thanks in advance

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