Parameters - Perform Page
active - Turns logging on/off. The DAT will continuously log while Active is On. Use resetpulse button to the right to grab a single frame snapshot.
triggermode - ⊞ - Offers two options for when to trigger a refresh of the logs.
- When Frame Length Exceeds Threshold
threshold- Use the Trigger Threshold parameter below to set a maximum frame time to wait before refreshing the log.
- When a Frame is Dropped
droppedframe- Refresh the log as soon as a frame is dropped.
triggerthreshold - This is the amount of time, in milliseconds, that a frame must exceed to cause the DAT to log and output the frame's timing. For example to see what happens when a frame takes more that 33 ms to cook, put this parameter to 33.
logcook - Logs the cook time of operators.
logexport - Logs time spent exporting CHOP channels.
Viewport Draw Time
logviewport - Logs time to draw 3D geometry and SOP viewers.
logmovie - Logs time taken to read video and audio from movie files.
Draw Channels Time
logdrawchannels - Logs time to draw channels in CHOP viewers.
Object View Time
Custom Panel Time
logcustompanel - Logs time taken by custom panels build with Panel Components.
logmidi - Logs time spent on MIDI.
loggraphics - Logs various graphics system calls, such as time spent waiting for the graphics card, calls to the graphic driver, converting TOP data to CHOPs, etc.
logframelength - Logs total frame time in milliseconds (ms).
logmisc - Logs miscellaneous times that do not fit into other categories.
logscript - Logs time spent running scripts.
logrender - Logs time spend by Render or Renderpass TOPs.
Parameters - Common Page
language - ⊞ - Select how the DAT decides which script language to operate on.
input- The DAT uses the inputs script language.
node- The DAT uses it's own script language.
extension - ⊞ - Select the file extension this DAT should expose to external editors.
dat- various common file extensions.
- From Language
language- pick extension from DATs script language.
- Custom Extension
custom- Specify a custom extension.
customext - Specifiy the custom extension.
wordwrap - ⊞ - Enable Word Wrap for Node Display.
input- The DAT uses the inputs setting.
on- Turn on Word Wrap.
off- Turn off Word Wrap.