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From: jr
Date: 3 Dec 2018 07:30:00
Message: <web.5c052107b4bd0d7ae43b71790@news.povray.org>
hi,

"Kenneth" <kdw### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
> Stephen <mca### [at] aolcom> wrote:
> > On 03/12/2018 01:06, Kenneth wrote:
> > >
> > > The only remaining mystery for me is whether or not a line
> > > feed "\n" should use a forward slash as well; I don't see that
> > > distinction in the docs.
> > >
> >
> > Have you tried? ;)
> >
>
> I just did!  :-P
>
> #debug concat ("/n","my_image",str(frame_number,-4,0),".png","/n")
>
> ....and no debug message shows up. So I guess line feeds can't use the forward
> slash after all. (I'm guessing that line feeds are 'different animals' than
> library-path separators.)

your "guess" is good.  see 3.3.2.7.2 "Text Formatting" for the list of "escape
sequences".  the path separator is just a "normal" character, albeit different
for each (it seems) os.


regards, jr.


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