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Old   July 18, 2020, 16:34
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I am trying to load a *.xyz file along with it's function file *.fun using pyTecplot.

These load fine using the command prompt and when I just load them using Tecplot.

This is what I have
Code:
import logging
logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG)

import tecplot as tp
import sys

if '-c' in sys.argv:
    print("Opening Tecplot")
    tp.session.connect()

tp.new_layout()

# Load filename or List of filenames
file_names = ["mytest_121000.xyz", "mytest_121000.fun"]
tp.data.load_tecplot(file_names)

tp.export.save_png('loading_test.png', 600, supersample=3)
I get an error when I try
Code:
tp.data.load_tecplot(file_names)
The source material says that if I want to load multiple files, I have to input a list of strings. This is not working. Any help?
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Old   August 2, 2020, 19:17
Cool I found it!!
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The solution was to use

Code:
path = "Desktop/AutoCore"
grid_file = os.path.join(path, "mytest_121000.xyz")
func_file = os.path.join(path, "mytest_121000.fun")

dataset = tp.data.load_plot3d(grid_filenames=grid_file, function_filenames=func_file)
I learned that the *.xyz file was a grid file and had to load it as such. I also had a function file that I loaded in as well.
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