js

js module

This module allows to evaluate JavaScript code against the legacy embedded JavaScript engine. This allows to use all the exposed JavaScript API through Python scripting. The JavaScript API is described in dedicated help accessible via the Help > Scripting documentation > JavaScript API menu found in Substance 3D Painter application.

Example

import substance_painter.js

# Get the common baking parameters
js_code = 'alg.baking.commonBakingParameters()'
common_baking_parameters = substance_painter.js.evaluate(js_code)

# substance_painter.js.evaluate returns JSON, so the result is easy to retrieve and use
apply_diffusion = common_baking_parameters['commonParameters']['Apply_Diffusion']

substance_painter.js.

evaluate

evaluate(js_code: str) str

Evaluate a JavaScript expression. The JavaScript API is described in dedicated help accessible via the Help > Scripting documentation > JavaScript API menu found in Substance 3D Painter application.

Parameters

js_code (str) – The block of JavaScript code to be evaluated.

Returns

The JSON formated result of the evaluation.

Return type

str

Raises

RuntimeError – If the JavaScript exception evaluation returns an error.