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From: Kenneth
Subject: broken web link in '3.2.8.6 BSP Bounding' section
Date: 26 Sep 2017 15:15:01
Message: <web.59caa689440b3477883fb31c0@news.povray.org>
I just came across a broken web link in the docs, pertaining to BSP bounding
(I'm using v3.7.1 beta 9)

In the section  3.2.8.6 BSP Bounding,   the link is in this sentence...

"For an explanation of what the values mean you may refer to Ray Tracing News


I found Haines's current webpage at
http://erich.realtimerendering.com/

.... then the link there to the archived 'Ray Tracing News' stuff at
http://www.realtimerendering.com/resources/RTNews/html/

But I don't know which of those many articles is the appropriate one.


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From: Jim Holsenback
Subject: Re: broken web link in '3.2.8.6 BSP Bounding' section
Date: 30 Sep 2017 19:51:04
Message: <59d02de8$1@news.povray.org>
On 9/26/2017 3:12 PM, Kenneth wrote:
> I just came across a broken web link in the docs, pertaining to BSP bounding
> (I'm using v3.7.1 beta 9)
> 
> In the section  3.2.8.6 BSP Bounding,   the link is in this sentence...
> 
> "For an explanation of what the values mean you may refer to Ray Tracing News
> »article by Eric Haines."
> 
> I found Haines's current webpage at
> http://erich.realtimerendering.com/
> 
> .... then the link there to the archived 'Ray Tracing News' stuff at
> http://www.realtimerendering.com/resources/RTNews/html/
> 
> But I don't know which of those many articles is the appropriate one.
> 
> 
i was doing some 3.8 updates and was able to find the article ... 
changed the link here:

http://wiki.povray.org/content/Reference:Tracing_Options#BSP_Bounding

thanks!


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From: Kenneth
Subject: Re: broken web link in '3.2.8.6 BSP Bounding' section
Date: 1 Oct 2017 05:10:00
Message: <web.59d0b04f3cfb8f8289df8d30@news.povray.org>
Jim Holsenback <spa### [at] nothanksnet> wrote:

>
> i was doing some 3.8 updates and was able to find the article ...
> changed the link here:
>
> http://wiki.povray.org/content/Reference:Tracing_Options#BSP_Bounding
>

Excellent detective work! Much appreciated.


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