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Write a Poly Mirror Selection Script

September 7th, 2005
It's my first tutorial, and what am I going to do with it? Ease you into the wonderful world of scripting with Mel. Specifically, I'll show you how to write a script that will select vertices symmetrical to those currently selected on a polyon mesh. Let me warn you, though, that this script won't be all that fast, especially on higher density meshes. The point of it is to demonstrate some of the most commonly used Mel commands in their natural environment. And with that, let's begin.