POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.windows : Shell commands are not run : Re: Shell commands are not run Server Time
20 Jan 2022 11:32:27 EST (-0500)
  Re: Shell commands are not run  
From: kendfrey
Date: 11 Jan 2014 00:20:01
Message: <web.52d0d35665554f7e99b7c8170@news.povray.org>
clipka <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
> As in good old MS-DOS times, mkdir isn't really a program, but a
> built-in keyword of cmd.exe; this might be why it isn't working.
>
> Try placing the command inside a batch file (e.g. "foo.bat") and
> specifying that batch file as Pre_Scene_Command.

I set Pre_Scene_Command=notepad, which I know isn't a built-in command. Notepad
did not appear. It doesn't seem to be an issue with command vs. executable.


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