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  Re: Another reason to hate Windows 7  
From: MichaelJF
Date: 29 Jan 2013 08:00:02
Message: <web.5107c78d11feb237a4048930@news.povray.org>
clipka <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
> Am 29.01.2013 01:40, schrieb Chris Cason:
> > On 28/09/2011 04:58, Cousin Ricky wrote:
> >> I start an overnight render.  I wake up the next morning, expecting a beautiful,
> >> polished image.
> >>
> >> Instead, the damn machine has gone into sleep mode!
> >
> > I've added a new 'Prevent sleep while rendering' option to avoid this
> > issue. It defaults to on, which is probably what most folks would want.
>
> Sounds plausible indeed.

That is reasonable. Another thing I do immediatelly after having purchased a new
windows machine is to let it ask before downloading updates. Updates can cause a
reboot which is annoying just as well.

Best regards,
Michael


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