Also known as a fixture
library or profile
, a file that maps an automated luminaire
's functions to a console
's outputs. Although most consoles come with a vast number of personalities on-board, often it is necessary to obtain a personality not included. Depending on the console and manufacturer, one can create one's own, download from the manufacturer's website or User Forum, or request one from the manufacturer.
For specific Strand
consoles, see Creating a Strand 300/500 Fixture Library
. For ETC
) see http://www.etcconnect.com/docs/docs_...ity_Editor.zip
With the advent of consoles using an Abstract Control Model
with real-world values, writing a personality is much more difficult and usually cannot be created by the end user.