## LuxCore Binary SDK

Weekly builds for testing and use between releases.

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Please read the information / sticky post for some basic information regarding these builds/support.

### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

And here's a small guide how to use LuxCore SDK with LuxBlend on Windows.
Just for people who want to test the latest LuxCore stuff.
(You don't have to copy everything into the bin directory, you can also directly set the lib directory as LuxRender installation path in the user preferences, but you won't be able to render with LuxCoreUI that way)

Of course you won't be able to use Classic API anymore with this setup. If you want that, you have to replace the LuxCore binaries in your original LuxRender installation.
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B.Y.O.B.

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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

Hey B.Y.O.B., done as you've instructed.
Quick test: working fine. Thanks.
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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

B.Y.O.B. wrote:And here's a small guide how to use LuxCore SDK with LuxBlend on Windows.
Just for people who want to test the latest LuxCore stuff.
(You don't have to copy everything into the bin directory, you can also directly set the lib directory as LuxRender installation path in the user preferences, but you won't be able to render with LuxCoreUI that way)

Of course you won't be able to use Classic API anymore with this setup. If you want that, you have to replace the LuxCore binaries in your original LuxRender installation.

thank for this little tutorial.
But i got this error when trying realtime rendering in viewport.

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This means the binary you are using is too old.
Maybe the path in user prefs was not set correctly?

B.Y.O.B.

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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

sharlybg maybe you are using the wrong luxblend version, have you updated to the last luxblend?
LuxCore 1.7 SDK version - Blender 2.78 - windows 7 x64
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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

B.Y.O.B. wrote:This means the binary you are using is too old.
Maybe the path in user prefs was not set correctly?

binary from here :
lux sdk.jpg (8.37 KiB) Viewed 746 times

http://www.luxrender.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=30&t=13329

luxblend from old 1.7 luxcore ( i've update it after installation inside user pref )
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sharlybg

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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

Try checking in Blender console that it is really loading pyluxcore from the expected location, where you've put the latest binaries.
You should find some lines similar to these:

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...[Lux 2017-May-25 14:18:11] Attempting to import pyluxcore module from "C:/Dati/Various/Personal/Tools/Lux/Lux_1.7dev_16-11-15"[Lux 2017-May-25 14:18:11] Pyluxcore module imported successfully[Lux 2017-May-25 14:18:11] Using pyluxcore version 1.7dev...
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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

here is my console :

strangely viewport realtime work on all opencl mod only rtpathcpu isn't working. Maybe it'is what is written here :

http://www.luxrender.net/wiki/LuxBlend25_LuxCore

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sharlybg

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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

Post a screenshot of your console right after you started Blender, please (we need the startup messages).

By the way, I could reproduce the error, it does indeed happen with old binaries that don't support RTPATHCPU yet.
But after updating to the latest Linux 64bit No-OpenCL SDK I get crashes with any renderengine I try. Which is weird because i think this SDK version worked before...

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### Re: LuxCore Binary SDK

B.Y.O.B. wrote:Post a screenshot of your console right after you started Blender, please (we need the startup messages).

By the way, I could reproduce the error, it does indeed happen with old binaries that don't support RTPATHCPU yet.
But after updating to the latest Linux 64bit No-OpenCL SDK I get crashes with any renderengine I try. Which is weird because i think this SDK version worked before...

here :

screenshots of my luxcore sdk bin folder:

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