POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.windows : Context menu open file v. copy to command line : Re: Context menu open file v. copy to command line Server Time
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  Re: Context menu open file v. copy to command line  
From: Thomas de Groot
Date: 30 Sep 2011 03:18:58
Message: <4e856d62$1@news.povray.org>
On 29-9-2011 19:12, Cousin Ricky wrote:
> "Cousin Ricky"<rickysttATyahooDOTcom>  wrote:
>> If I have a command line with a quoted string, the editor interprets the line as
>> an #include directive.  For example, if I have
>>
>>     //cmd:-a declare=Pass=1 +rf"foo.rad" +rfo
>>     //cmd:+a declare=Pass=2 +rf"foo.rad" +rfi
>>
>> instead of copying line to the command field, the editor opens the foo.rad file.
>
> Additional information:
>
> If I right-click to the right of the quoted string, it copies to the line to the
> command field.  If I right-click on or to the left of the quoted string, it
> opens foo.rad.
>
>
I don't know if it is intentional, but I rather like it. I had not yet 
discovered that clicking to the right of a line containing a quoted 
string would copy to the command line as usual. Thanks for the tip.

Thomas


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