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CPAINT :: Cross-Platform Asynchronous INterface Toolkit

Backend: cpaint_node.set_attribute()

cpaint_node Method Summary

object add_node()
void set_data()
mixed get_data()
void set_id()
string get_id()
void set_attribute()
string get_attribute()
void set_name()
string get_name()

void set_attribute ( string attribute_name, mixed value )

Assigns a new value to an attribute of a node.




» string namename of the attribute to assign a value to.
» mixed valuevalue to assign to this attribute. Please note that the value must be a scalar.

Return Value

» void

API Tags

» Access: public


Assigns a value to an attribute of a node. If the attribute does not yet exist it will be created automatically.

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