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28 May 2024 21:39:29 EDT (-0400)
  Re: clutter.mcr and trace()  
From: Mike Horvath
Date: 20 May 2021 20:12:05
Message: <60a6fad5$1@news.povray.org>
On 5/20/2021 8:07 PM, Mike Horvath wrote:
> IIRC, I used a tool a long time ago that asked you to supply an 
> (arbitrary) cutoff value, at which point the auto-smoothing is turned off.

And even this cutoff value is based on /assumptions/ made about what the 
artist wants. A /third/ individual might want to hand-select each and 
every normal for each and every vertex for some (valid!) reason.


Mike


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