Problem with New Particles

Okay, so I’m using a build of the latest SVN from graphicall.com and I have a question/concern/complaint about the new particles. The children of hair particles are EXTREMELY messy. Alow me to demonstrate

Without children
http://www.maidensmusic.com/spencerpage/WithoutChildren.jpg

And with children
http://www.maidensmusic.com/spencerpage/WithChildren.jpg

What’s up?

What are your settings for the children? They have roughness settings, emission settings, etc. Can we see your settings?

Holy Cow! Your request led to me another, startling realization: the files with particles are HUGE! This one is 45 MB, so it’ll take a few minutes to upload.

I just used the default everything for my children.

it seems like you have to emit the children from the faces rather than from the particles?
.andy

Here’s the blend

http://www.maidensmusic.com/spencerpage/New_Hair.blend

it seems like you have to emit the children from the faces rather than from the particles?
.andy

Yes! That’s it! Thanks man.

That’s totally different from Jahka’s previous editions, though…

For the record this thread should go in the support section. Please post support related question there.
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