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  Re: v3.8 attempted load of radiosity file core dumps.  
From: jr
Date: 7 Dec 2020 15:45:07
Message: <web.5fce93a1271ee0ea8a81eb0@news.povray.org>
hi,

William F Pokorny <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
> For future reference.
>
> On Ubuntu 18.04 g++9
>
> povray bogus.pov Radiosity_File_Name="RadSamples" +rfo +rfi
>
> coredumps unless the RadSamples file exists. The file can be empty
> and things are fine but it must exist. ...

and not just under Ubuntu, same for Slackware (alpha.10064268).  :-(  of
interest perhaps, I found a scene which segfaults even when 'RadSamples' exists.
 also, the file, so far, remains empty for scenes tried.


regards, jr.


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