[Bf-committers] Languages other then python in Blender 2.5?

Benjamin Tolputt btolputt at bigpond.net.au
Fri Feb 13 08:07:42 CET 2009

E. Allen Soard wrote:
> I don't think which language a script is written in will be a big issue, 
> as even now the scripts already shipping with blender have a hash bang 
> prompt which tells the interpreter which language it was written in.  
> That could be part of the extension specification.  If you write a api 
> hook, you need to specify what hash bang prompt to look for.  If you're 
> running a preexisting script, it will already be embedded. For those non 
> Linux types who don't know what a has bang prompt is,  here's an example 
> from one of blender's bundled scripts
> #!BPY

Yes, but what about the Text Window "highlight & execute" work-flow,
which is used by many technical-minded artists for difficult or
repetitive tasks that would otherwise be right pain in the backside.


Benjamin Tolputt
Analyst Programmer

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