Linked medium

Description

Medium This special medium is not a medium by itself, but a link to another medium defined in the scene or in a library. It allows referencing the same medium multiple times in different materials

The target medium is referenced by its name. A library qualified name has the form library_name::medium_name.

For creating a linked medium in the Objects toolbox in the Object editor, you can drag and drop an medium from the Objects toolbox or the Libraries toolbox to the medium slot.

Parameters

name

type

description

target

string

The name of the scene medium to point at, or a library qualified medium name

Ocean XML 3.0 example

<medium type="linked" name="titanium" target="ocean-metals::Ti"/>