Neil Dickson


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What's with the new fuse/snap SOPs? March 18, 2019, 11:47 a.m.

Sorry. I fixed the issue reported at the top a month ago, but forgot to backport the fix to the public build. It should be fixed in 17.5.200.

Target Group is not used by default, so that the behaviour is similar to the previous behaviour. If you would like an option to select both, that may be possible with a separate shelf tool, but I don't know immediately, so please submit an RFE.

Houdini Indie different versions on a single PC Dec. 4, 2018, 4:40 p.m.

Try downloading and installing the latest production build of Houdini 16.0 from [] There was a crash on startup (or near startup) due to a Windows 10 update breaking compatibility that has been worked around recently, so we put out another Houdini 16.0 production build.

Trace object outline in ortho view Dec. 4, 2018, 4:36 p.m.

It looks like it works to just do: Triangulate 2D, Group unshared edges (making sure to turn off the “Base Group” toggle), Dissolve the edge group with “Delete Non-Selected” for Operation and “Remove Inline Points” off.