File In SOP
The File In SOP allows you to read a geometry file that may have been previously created in the Model Editor, output geometry from a SOP, or generated from other software such as Houdini. The geometry file can be read in from disk or from the web. Use http:// when specifying a URL.
Parameters - Page
file - Contains the full pathname of the geometry file to be read in.
Some of the geometry formats that can be read:
- TouchDesigner : .tog
- Houdini : .classic, .bhclassic
- Common : .obj
Flip Primitive Faces
flipfacing - Flips the primitive faces of the geometry.
Compute Normals if None Exist
normals - Creates normals if the geometry does not have them.
refresh - Reload the file when this parameter is set to On.
refreshpulse - Instantly reload the file from disk.