algorithmic modeling for Rhino

Hello Andrew,

I am trying to figure out how to use the Batch Driver / Batch Variable Tool to run an analysis across a definition : changing an input sequentially and recording a specific output. Is that the right tool to do that? I do have the feeling it is but I cannot make it to work so far. Would you have an example or a video explaining how to set it up?

It's not in your 14 amazing things you can do with MH video, despite it sounds it is.

Thanks for your help,


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Found it!

For the next one, you will find attached a screenshot on how to set it up. The batch driver should actually be placed before the definition you want to analyse.

For the exporter, I quickly made a VB.Net CSV Exporter :create a custom component and copy paste the code below. Any recompute of the definition will record X/Y Values in a text file specified.

Private Sub RunScript(ByVal Toggle As Object, ByVal Path As Object, ByVal XValue As String, ByVal YValue As String, ByRef A As Object) 
Dim strPath = Path & ".csv"
If(toggle) Then
Dim txt As String
txt = XValue & ";" & YValue & vbCrLf
My.Computer.FileSystem.WriteAllText(strPath, txt, True)

End Try

End If
End Sub






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