Bifrost2Deadline Submitter

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Author Name: 
Auvigne Marc

'Bifrost2Deadline' Submitter script  makes it easier for Solve Bifrost simulation or/and exporting PRTs and Deadline submission. 

This script allow to send Simulation solve or PRT export on Thinkbox Deadline based Farm...



Additional Info: 

Run/Drag and drop the .mzp, Push the big button, Restart 3DSMax when asked, then go to custumise/toolbar/BIFROST TOOL (Bf2Dl). to find it.

The script work also with the free mode of Deadline... Deadline Module is optional, but deadline Luncher must running for it working.

 new V1.05 preferences : 

Require 3dsMAX 2018.4+

=>Some chnage/Bugs Fixs regarding change on MXS exposure in 3dsMAX 2022 and 2023 (PRTExporter interface become PRTExporterInterface)
=>should work for all version since 2018.4

V1.05 (require 2021.1update)
=>Add support for 2021.1update PRT new feature (sign 32/64, unsign 32/64 datas as uv as vector (max like), not list (maya like)]
Feature are available in preferences


=>Small Fixs regarding Sim Job Deadline submission.

V1.00 (inital release):
=> Support Simulation solve on Deadline Farm
=>Support PRT channel constant naming (via preferences) on tool lunch
=>Support PRT Export Job on Farm with custum channel selection, custum name, as a single job, or as a 'chunked' job with or without '3dsMAX restart between tasks', very usefull to 'hack' the memory issue when exporting PRT with Bifrost in 2018.4.


Version Requirement: 
3dsMAx 2018.4+ ; 2021.1update
Other Software Required: 
tested on Deadline 10.09.4
bifrost2deadline_submitter_v1.06.zip33.52 KB
bifrost2deadline_submitter_v1.05.zip33.33 KB
bifrost2deadline_submitter_v1.01.zip32.22 KB
1.pref_.jpg82.45 KB
2.main_sim.jpg191.31 KB
3.prt_export.jpg181.21 KB
v1.5_prefs.jpg71.87 KB