The Conductor client tools rely upon a configuration file named
Submitters installed through the Companion App, including the submission kit, do not use the config file. If you are using Cinema 4d or the Next-gen Maya submitter, you can skip this page.
The default location for the config file varies by platform:
The available settings are specified with YAML keys as described below.
Additional environment variable assignments to be included in submissions. For example, you may want to upload and run a pre-render script. You can use this key to add the path to the script.
environment: PATH: /path/to/my/scripts
By default, files are downloaded to the directory that was specified on submission. Use this key to override that directory and download it to the specified location.
A list of additional paths to be uploaded. Both files and directories are valid.
upload_paths: - /path/to/my/scripts/prerender.py - /assets/not/detected/during/dependency/scan/
Specify whether uploads should run on the workstation where jobs are submitted. Set this key to False if you have a dedicated machine to run an uploader daemon.
Full path to the location of a file containing your API_KEY. This is optional if you are not running an uploader or downloader daemons.
Tag your submissions with a location. This allows you to download only those tagged jobs while running the downloader daemon.
local__upload: False output_dir: /dev/wmd/conductor/images location: wmd_studio environment: MAYA_SCRIPT_PATH: /dev/wmd/conductor/maya/scripts upload_paths: - /dev/wmd/conductor/maya/plugins - /dev/wmd/conductor/maya/scripts api_key_path: /dev/wmd/conductor/conductor_api_key.json