Houdini 20.0 Nodes Geometry nodes

Parent Joints geometry node

Parent Joints on a target skeleton.

Since 18.5

This node applies a series of parenting operations on a target skeleton using a list of joints and new parent. It modifies the polygon line topology but doesn’t change the transform or P attributes.


Unparent On Cycle

When the the parenting operation would result in a cycle, unparent the new parent joint before performing the operation.


The number of parenting operations.


Enable the parenting operation.


The list of joints to parent.


A list of parent joints to define the new parents for the parented joints. It can be empty, to unparent the joints. It can be a single joint, to parent the joints to a common parent. It can match the number of joints from the joint parameter to parent the joints individually.

See also

Geometry nodes