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On 05/01/2004 at 06:16, xxxxxxxx wrote:
Cinema 4D Version: 8.100
Language(s) : C++ ;
I'm studying SDK and just want to creat a little plugin which will copy an omni light to five given points. First I think I should creat an object plugin which will creat/generate five "light" objects in this case, but the SDK said object plugin only generate polygon objects, then which plugin type should I chose in this case?
On 05/01/2004 at 16:40, xxxxxxxx wrote:
You could use almost any type of plugin to do this, but the most obvious would be a Menu Plugin, which could have a possible GUI to allow different settings.
You can indeed use an Object plugin to do what you want, I did this exactly with my PlaceOnPoints plugin (which you can get at http://www.spot4d.co.uk)
I basically made a copy of the object, without converting it into a polygon. Which is why it will work with lights
On 06/01/2004 at 03:35, xxxxxxxx wrote: