Your Code Here: A Brief Outline of Deadline Entry Points

Your Code Here: A Brief Outline of Deadline Entry Points

With each new version of Deadline, our customers have more options to adapt Deadline to their unique needs. Among other things, customers can extend, wrap, and/or replace Deadline functionality with their own code in several areas, which are referred to as "entry points". In this article we'll outline Deadline's entry points, which should be helpful for those considering using Deadline and may also contain a few pleasant surprises for those already using Deadline.

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For Your Consideration... Event Plugins

For Your Consideration... Event Plugins

Event plugins can be created to execute specific tasks in response to specific events in Deadline (like when a job is submitted or when it finishes). For example, event plugins can be used to communicate with in-house pipeline tools to update the state of shots or tasks, or they can be used to submit a post-processing job when another job finishes. Keep reading to learn more!

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