POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.bugreports : Curious GUI bug (non-critical) : Re: Curious GUI bug (non-critical) Server Time
6 Jun 2023 23:24:36 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Curious GUI bug (non-critical)  
From: galbi3000
Date: 12 Jul 2017 21:30:01
Message: <web.5966cbe6477fc7d7298889920@news.povray.org>
"omniverse" <omn### [at] charternet> wrote:
> "galbi3000" <gal### [at] hotmailcouk> wrote:
> > Here is an odd bug. I am using version 3.7.0.msvc10.win64 and just by chance I
> > came across this amusing bug. I can reproduce it 100%.
> >
> > So, here are the steps I took (don't worry, what the bug is will be revealed
> > soon!):
> > 1. I opened a .POV file I had created with the plan to edit the scene.
> > 2. I rendered the scene to remind myself what the scene looks like.
> > 3. I closed the render window.
> > 4. I decided the PovRay window was too narrow so I resized the window.
> > 5. The render window re-opened on top while I was dragging the new size of the
> > window!
> >
> > Is this a known bug? (Sorry, it's too late for me to take the time to search
> > for the issue)
> I tried different render resolutions and resized from side only and corner (both
> horizontal and vertical) by click and drag.
> Not happening with same 3.7.0.msvc10.win64 so I have to ask, what version of
> Windows (Win10 here) and was it the actual window or just the rendered image
> showing?

Windows 10 Creator's Pro 64-bit. The render window appears while resizing the
main window.

It's hard to explain in written form so I have recorded it to video. In the
video I opened PovRay and then started recording. You see me resize the window
prior to rendering, render a quick scene, close the render window then resize
the main window. Then close the render window, resize the main window, close the
render window, resize, close... You get the idea lol

https://youtu.be/RLYExtsqr94  (Wait 20 mins after this message, still uploading
video as it's that fresh and slow up-rate)

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