Chris McSpurren


About Me


Senior Quality Assurance Specialist at SideFX.


Recent Forum Posts

Toronto Office closed on Monday Aug.6th for Civic Holiday July 30, 2018, 12:07 p.m.

On Monday Aug.6th we celebrate Civic Holiday: the day we all get in our Honda Civics pulled by sled dogs and do donuts in the parking lot of the nearest Tim Hortons. It is our civic doodie. Some folks used to call this Simcoe Day but they're all dead now and if they're not, they soon will be. We'll be back on Tuesday Aug.7th.

Brief downtime for website tonight at 10pm EST July 24, 2018, 2:02 p.m.

The network in Toronto office will be down today (June.24) at 10:00 PM EST for a period of 30-45 minutes.

A ready-only version of the website will be made available during the downtime.

Even after a clean install of Windows, Houdini refuses to work July 20, 2018, 12:27 p.m.

Hi Paul! Let's take this offline so we can sort it out. Please file a bug with support and let them know that you're running Windows 10 Insiders Preview Build 17713. Include that latest msg with the access denied python errors. In the bug, let them know that you've tried the latest build and you're getting these errors. Thanks! []

p.s. They're likely going to inform you that pre-release versions of operating systems are not supported, but it's still something we appreciate you letting us know about so we can address the issue. Thanks.