Particles Inspecting attributes
Use the details pane to show the values of the attributes on particles in a particle system.
Choose Windows > Floating Pane to create a new window, then press Alt + 8 .
Alternatively, you can simply change an existing pane into a details pane by pressing Alt + 8 .
Navigate to the POP network.
Make sure the spreadsheet is set to show attributes for Points (use the drop-down menu).
The spreadsheet should show one row for each particle in the system, with columns for each attribute.
pstate attribute is actually a “bit field”, storing several different state flags in a single value. Houdini calculates the value of
pstate by adding up the following values for each flag that is on:
|Stopped and dead|
|Stuck and just hit|