How to generate an flv movie from an image sequence.
Imagemagick is a command line tool that you can use to manipulate images.
Use ffmpeg to convert flv to image sequence. FLV is flash video format.
Redirecting the input output stream using the << symbol in the c or bash shell. This is useful when you wish to run another program that is initialized in the shell through a command.
Simple unix one-liner to parse an obj file. This file also demonstrates how to evaluate a variable within a sed expression.
This bash script helps to align images, or define boundaries for external postscript files within a tex file that uses pstricks.
A simple BASH script for LaTeX rendering.
This bash script creates README files within a php folder hierarchy and determines all functions, their arguments, and which php files use them.
This command generates a jpg thumbnail from an flv movie.
The script command allows you to write all input and output of a terminal session to a file.
A list of some of the special characters in BASH and their functions.
Using the let command to create a counting variable in a for loop.
Creating a function in bash, with if statements.
Creating scripts, and calling them as commands in Houdini...
Get the number of arguments passed into a script.
Evaluate a for loop based on a expression.
Get correct user input using a while loop and the read hscript command.
Powerful searching with foreach and opfind.
Renaming a series of nodes with a foreach loop and opname.
Use ffmpeg to resize while converting image sequence to avi.
Use ffmpeg to convert quicktime mov to avi format.
Use ffmpeg to convert image sequence to avi format.
Combination of the find, exec, grep, and awk commands to write out a file.
A brief, yet in depth overview of the string replacing capabilities of the sed command. sed Unix Matrix
How to set up a custom script path when using Houdini.
A cool script written in Hscript that will setup instanced lights and objects.
Creating directories and using sed for render-time text-edits.
Hscript used to generate a reflection pass.
How to use zip and tar with files to create compressed archives.
This includes some terminal key commands, bracing, basic math, and creating variables.
A trick using head and tail commands to pull out a line of a file.
A way to make a vop network in Hscript.
Switching the values in strings to be the opposite of the other.