POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.beta-test : POV-Ray v3.7.1-beta.4 Released : Re: POV-Ray v3.7.1-beta.4 Released Server Time
29 Jul 2021 03:53:40 EDT (-0400)
  Re: POV-Ray v3.7.1-beta.4 Released  
From: Chris Cason
Date: 8 Mar 2017 02:46:03
Message: <58bfb6bb$1@news.povray.org>
On 8/03/2017 10:15, dick balaska wrote:
> Am 2017-03-06 13:49, also sprach dick balaska:
>> Am 2017-03-06 13:39, also sprach clipka:
>>>> You snuck in updating from vs2010 to vs2015. Nice!
>>>> The .sln won't load because my vs2015 is too old. Boo!
>>>
>>> Well, then you may want to update, don't you ;)
>>
>> Yes. I have no problem with that as a prereq.
>>
>>>
>>> Sounds like you are using VS2015 "Update 0";
>>
> 
> Ah bollocks.  The only thing worse than updating a perfectly fine 
> running computer, is updating it with an 87GB "patch".

In case it's of any interest, VS2017 has just been released. Would be
interested in observations regarding speed improvements (if any) if
someone was daring enough to try it (hint hint).

https://www.visualstudio.com/downloads/

Instructions to avoid that damnable auto-download and generate an
offline installer:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/install/create-an-offline-installation-of-visual-studio

-- Chris


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