Sometimes, the most glaringly obvious things elude you. It practically sits right in front of your eyes and you totally miss it. So this is one of those basic keyboard shortcuts you should know right from the beginning. I knew it was possible but for some crazy reason I didn’t know the keyboard command to reorder node input connections in Houdini.
I reverse node connections in Nuke all the time so I don’t know if it was sheer laziness or somehow I expected the answer to seep into my brain through osmosis. Anyways, if you want to reverse the input connections on a node, say for instance a
Copy SOP, just select your node and hit the
Shift + r.
This shortcut changed in recent versions of Houdini. Previously, the command was just pressing the letter