POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.advanced-users : Continuing stopped render strategies : Re: Continuing stopped render strategies Server Time
3 Dec 2021 02:11:26 EST (-0500)
  Re: Continuing stopped render strategies  
From: Mike Horvath
Date: 2 Feb 2020 14:56:07
Message: <5e372957$1@news.povray.org>
On 1/27/2020 6:21 AM, jr wrote:
> hi,
> 
> Mike Horvath <mik### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
>> I have a bad habit of stopping a render, making a small change,
>> rendering again, and then wanting to go back and continue the previous
>> render. What strategies have you adopted to deal with this type of
>> situation?
> 
> I use (well, getting better at using) a version control software for projects,
> 'fossil'.  it is lightweight and has a web interface[*].  I'm also getting into
> the habit of always using an .ini file, so I can just do 'povray xyz' or 'povray
> xyx[final]' instead of having to abort because I forgot some command-line
> option.
> 
> 

I use GitHub, but it doesn't help me any in this case.




>> Are there any changes developers could make to make things easier?
> 
> can't think of any, do you have anything specific in mind?
> 
> 
> [*] <https://www.fossil-scm.org/home/doc/trunk/www/index.wiki>
> 
> 
> regards, jr.
> 
> 

No, I am just really frustrated.


Michael


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