Python interpreter addon for Grasshopper
We are having fun building this Grasshopper-Python component, you are welcome to join us.
Discussions for help on using or configuring this addon can be found at:
Installation / Configuration
You can get a version of this addon ready for installation from http://www.food4rhino.com/project/ghpython
If you are building this addon from source, use the _GrasshopperDeveloperSettings command to add the output directory for your .gha to the list of directories Grasshopper pays attention to.
Contributing to GhPython
There are many ways to contribute to this project:
- Test the addon and report bugs/wishes to the issue list at https://github.com/mcneel/ghpython/issues
- Create sample python scripts that we can embed in the addon to help others learn
- Create sample ghx files for using this addon to help others learn
- Directly edit the source code using git. If you need help with this, please let us know.
Compiling the Source
You are going to need:
- The latest Rhino5 WIP (http://www.rhino3d.com/nr.htm)
- Grasshopper (http://www.grasshopper3d.com)
- Visual C# 2012
- Get the source code by downloading everything as a zip or using git
- Copy the appropriate DLLs to the references directory (read the readme.txt in the references directory for a list of DLLs)
- Start GhPython.sln and build!!!
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