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How to use An Avatar in Oculus GO ?

shubham.agrawalshubham.agrawal Posts: 2
NerveGear
edited February 1 in Unity Development
 I am making a game in Unity. Is there any blog or something which can help me understand how to use an avatar in Oculus go? I saw a video on youtube but Unity is showing an error of libovravatar. 

Answers

  • GigaSoraGigaSora Posts: 13 Oculus Start Member
    I'd check this bad boy out: https://developer.oculus.com/documentation/avatarsdk/latest/concepts/avatars-sdk-intro/

    Steps:
    - Download the Oculus Integration package
    - You need to first perform an entitlement check, so create a script for that. (Oculus integration comes with one, this lets you use the platform sdk in general)
    - Add OvrCameraRig prefab to your scene. Then under tracking space object, add the LocalAvatar prefab (both in Oculus Integration)
    - Then create a script for actually loading the avatar, it will set needed values on the ovravatar script. Here's mine.

    public class LoadAvatar : MonoBehaviour
    {
    public OvrAvatar myAvatar;

    void Awake()
    {
    Oculus.Platform.Users.GetLoggedInUser().OnComplete(GetLoggedInUserCallback);
    Oculus.Platform.Request.RunCallbacks(); //avoids race condition with OvrAvatar.cs Start()
    }

    private void GetLoggedInUserCallback(Message<User> message)
    {
    if (!message.IsError)
    {
    myAvatar.oculusUserID = message.Data.ID.ToString(); //string
    myAvatar.oculusUserIDInternal = message.Data.ID; //ulong
    Users.Get(message.Data.ID).OnComplete(GetUserInfo);
    Debug.Log("Oculus ID is: " + message.Data.ID);
    }
    }

    void GetUserInfo(Message<User> user)
    {
    Debug.Log("Oculus username is: " + user.Data.OculusID);
    Destroy(this.gameObject);
    }
    }

    Should load up the avatar.
  • shubham.agrawalshubham.agrawal Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    Thank you.
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