Jump to content

Publish to specified location


tomas

Recommended Posts

Hi all,

I'm new in ftrack and I changed a location structure and I have a question: 

Is any way to get application from which is published? 
e.g. I store rendered images from maya in: prefix\test_project\shots\sequence\test_050\render\maya\ 
But when I render from nuke I need this: prefix\test_project\shots\sequence\test_050\render\final\

Is it any way to solve it?

I use Legacy API.

Thanks for every ideas! Tomas

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi Tomas,

I'm not sure what the best way is and may depend on how you launch your applications. If they are launched through ftrack Connect you will have the FTRACK_CONNECT_EVENT that can be decoded and used to detect the host application.

import json
import base64

application = 'other'

try:
	identifier = json.loads(
		base64.b64decode(os.environ['FTRACK_CONNECT_EVENT'])
	)
except:
	# Could not decode event.
	pass
else:
	if 'nuke' in identifier:
		application = 'nuke'
	elif:
		...

Another possibility is to try and get the ftrack connector name:

import ftrack_connect.connector

connector = ftrack_connect.connector.Connector.__subclasses__()[0]

# Should be nuke, maya or max.
connector.getConnectorName()

Or, if launched outside of Connect or if you want to be agnostic to launch method I guess there are other best practices for detecting the application host; importing modules, looking at environment variables, etc.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

×
×
  • Create New...