This is a work in progress version.
This tool execute selected text in Autodesk Maya as python code.
Type the following in the script editor and drag it to your shelf.
import maya.cmds as cmds try: cmds.commandPort(name="127.0.0.1:6000", close=True, echoOutput=True) except: pass cmds.commandPort(name="127.0.0.1:6000", echoOutput=True)
and bind this tool to a shortcut.
How to use:
press the shelf button in maya, write in visual some maya python code and press the menu entry or your shortcut.
and everything should be fine