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  Re: POV-Ray v3.8.0-beta 1 - Parse error using "%s" in Win10  
From: jr
Date: 29 Jul 2021 04:40:00
Message: <web.6102686ce398ba995e0fed26cde94f1@news.povray.org>

William F Pokorny <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
> ...
>> also, while on 'povr', I
>> ran into trouble viewing font glyphs >= chr(256).
> True my text{} isn't POV-Ray's exactly... Is this something unique to
> the povr branch? Off the top of my head, this likely normal unless using
> a unicode string specifications.

not so sure now whether 'povr' or 'povray' cause "a problem", see attached,
'povr' on right.  did a quick check with a Tk text and that confirms the 'povr'

also, Tdg, while testing my macro (thanks, Thomas), found fonts where 'chr(32)'
display as exclamation marks; with both POV-Ray alpha and yr 'povr'.  have not
yet checked to find out why (have to install one or two of the fonts first).

regards, jr.

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