POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.macintosh : [Q] POV-Ray in command line : Re: [Q] POV-Ray in command line Server Time
11 Aug 2022 05:24:14 EDT (-0400)
  Re: [Q] POV-Ray in command line  
From: William F Pokorny
Date: 28 Jan 2021 08:16:49
Message: <6012b941$1@news.povray.org>
On 1/27/21 10:30 AM, Francois LE COAT wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I use POV-Ray in command line under macOS Catalina and Macports,
> and run it about 2000 times, in order to render 2000 images. My
> issue is when you launch `povray` in command line, it opens a
> menu bar, and displays an icon in the macOS dock ...
> 
> Is there a command line option, that prevents POV-Ray from displaying
> a menu bar and an icon in the dock ? 
> 

Unsure if true with the macOS version you are running, but with 
Linux/Unix versions (which only display an icon) you can use '-d' to not 
create a preview display and icon or '--preview text' (or '-y text) to 
use the inbuilt text only mode.

Bill P.


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