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29 Jul 2021 20:20:43 EDT (-0400)
  Re: image_map memory use-- question  
From: clipka
Date: 12 Jul 2021 13:14:13
Message: <60ec7865$1@news.povray.org>
Am 12.07.2021 um 17:57 schrieb Kenneth:

>> - Some data will be cached because it is expected to re-occur later, and
>> is sufficiently complicated to process that it would be a waste to do it
>> all over again.
>>
>> An example for the latter would be font files...
> 
> Just as a matter of curiosity: Is there a method within the SDL of purging even
> such 'persistent' things from memory? I suspect not.

Nope, not at the moment. If I'm not completely mistaken, such caches are 
discarded before the actual render starts though.


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