Interface: PViewItem

Methods:

<integer>numPViewParamBlocks()

Returns the number of Particle View ParameterBlocks.

<maxObject>getPViewParamBlock <index>index

Returns the indexed Particle View ParameterBlocks.

<bool>hasComments <node>actionNode

Returns true when the supplied action node has comments.

<string>getComments <node>actionNode

Returns the comment of the specified action node as string.

<void>setComments <node>actionNode <string>comments

Sets the comment of the specified action node to the supplied string.

Examples and Results:

ParticleFlow.openParticleView() --open Particle View to see results

ev = Event() --create an empty event

$Event:Event 02 @ [0.000000,0.000000,0.000000]

particleFlow.beginEdit() --Disable auto-event-encapsulation

OK

bt = birth() --A Birth Action!

$Birth:Birth 01 @ [0.000000,0.000000,0.000000]

particleFlow.endEdit() --Enable auto-event-encapsulation

OK

ev.appendAction bt --Insert the Birth in the Event

ev.numPViewParamBlocks() --Check the number of PBlocks

0

ev.hasComments bt --Check for comments - none

false

ev.setComments bt "Happy Birthday!" --Set a comment...

OK

ev.getComments bt --...and read it back

"Happy Birthday!"

This Interface is available in:

Age_Test : Helper

Birth : Helper

Birth_Script : Helper

Collision_Spawn : Helper

DeleteParticles : Helper

displayParticles : Helper

Event : Helper

Find_Target : Helper

Force : Helper

Go_To_Rotation : Helper

Keep_Apart : Helper

mapping : Helper

Material_Dynamic : Helper

Material_Frequency : Helper

Material_Static : Helper

Notes : Helper

PF_Source : GeometryClass

Position_Icon : Helper

Position_Object : Helper

renderParticles : Helper

rotation : Helper

scaleParticles : Helper

Scale_Test : Helper

Script_Test : Helper

Script_Operator : Helper

Send_Out : Helper

shapeStandard : Helper

Shape_Facing : Helper

Shape_Instance : Helper

Shape_Mark : Helper

Spawn : Helper

speed : Helper

Speed_Test : Helper

Speed_By_Surface : Helper

Spin : Helper

Split_Selected : Helper

Split_Source : Helper

Split_Amount : Helper

See also

Particle Flow Interfaces