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Can you tell max to begin rendering at a certain time?
show user profile  jpedleham
Im sure via the local time function of max i could get max to begin rendering at a certain time but im not sure how to make it so that max wouldnt be constantly checking the time.
Has anyone seen any other scripts like that before?
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3/18/2016 4:25:23 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 4:25:23 PM)
show user profile  9krausec
Like start a render at 6:15pm? A scheduled, queued render? Is that what you are talking about?

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3/18/2016 4:32:33 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 4:32:33 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
Yeah its exactly what i mean and its probably really easy to do or im missing something simple in max. It means that i can basically set 2 max files rendering one after the other when the first is finished rendering without having to be at work.
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3/18/2016 6:50:49 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 6:50:49 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
The kicker is, i know this can be done through backburner, but i would like to use DBR and im not sure if backburner will let me do that?

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3/18/2016 6:51:46 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 6:51:46 PM)
show user profile  Bolteon
Download Deadline. It's free to use for up to 2 nodes... You can do scheduling with anything you want with it.

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3/18/2016 8:03:03 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 8:03:03 PM)
show user profile  9krausec
^Exactly what I was going to recommend.

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3/18/2016 8:04:33 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 8:04:33 PM)
show user profile  ccampbell
Look into event handlers. I suspect you'll need a custom solution for this. Can spend more time when I get home

Edit: stupid browser cache. Looked like only 9krausec had replied.

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3/18/2016 8:19:56 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 8:22:07 PM)
show user profile  del3d
bat file and windows task scheduler?
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3/18/2016 8:45:02 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 8:45:02 PM)
show user profile  Bolteon
He wants to use DBR... don't think bullshitburner can do that.

-Marko Mandaric

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3/18/2016 10:00:53 PM (last edit: 3/18/2016 10:00:53 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
So with deadline will i be able to use my 4 render blades on DBR or will it only use 1 other node because of the license limitation?
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3/19/2016 12:05:46 PM (last edit: 3/19/2016 12:05:46 PM)
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