Added example of basic objects ooperations in Python, liek adding object
authorSergey Sharybin <sergey.vfx@gmail.com>
Wed, 6 Jun 2012 10:01:17 +0000 (10:01 +0000)
committerSergey Sharybin <sergey.vfx@gmail.com>
Wed, 6 Jun 2012 10:01:17 +0000 (10:01 +0000)
datablock, adding object, linking it to scene and making selected and active.

doc/python_api/examples/bpy.types.Object.py [new file with mode: 0644]

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+"""
+Basic Object Operations Example
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
+This script demonstrates basic operations on object like creating new
+object, placing it into scene, selecting it and making it active
+"""
+
+import bpy
+from mathutils import Matrix
+
+scene = bpy.context.scene
+
+# Create new lamp datablock
+lamp_data = bpy.data.lamps.new(name="New Lamp", type="POINT")
+
+# Create new object with out lamp datablock
+lamp_object = bpy.data.objects.new(name="New Lamp", object_data=lamp_data)
+
+# Link lamp object to the scene so it'll appear in this scene
+scene.objects.link(lamp_object)
+
+# Place lamp to specified location
+lamp_object.location = (5.0, 5.0, 5.0)
+
+# And finally select it make active
+lamp_object.select = True
+scene.objects.active = lamp_object