Smart select for Maya
:: ABOUT ::
This script let you select polygons or edges in the right order (setting the needful number of polygons or edges and the number of gaps)
:: INSTALLATION ::
1) Inside Maya, open up the script editor and make sure you are on the Python tab and not the MEL tab.
File->Load Script..->select the script SmartSelect.py and hit Ctrl+Enter .
2)If you want a shelf button, just copy all lines above, select them with the mouse and drag the selection up to the shelf using MOUSE3 (middle mouse button)