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28 Sep 2021 16:40:18 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Looking for a interactive viewer  
From: Mr
Date: 22 Sep 2016 06:55:00
Message: <web.57e3b80b4ca2376716086ed00@news.povray.org>
"lelama" <nomail@nomail> wrote:
> Tried to read .pov in Blender without success.
>
> First, I tried on Ubuntu studio, latest version. I was not able to activate the
> add-on because of some inexistant file or directory.
>
> Then I downloaded the latest binary blender version on the blender server. I
> checked that the fileI was rendered correctly using povray directly. But it was
> not correctly rendered in Blender Only a grey plane appeared, whereas it was
> supposed to show a person on a bike.
>
> Laurent.
>
>
> "Mr" <nomail@nomail> wrote:
> > "lelama" <nomail@nomail> wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > I am looking for an interactive viewer "a la Blender".
> > >
> > > Something very simple would be sufficient. Starting from a .pov, I would like to
> > > render the file and click on some buttons to change the camera position and
> > > camera.angle in real time and that's all.
> > >
> > > Is there something out of the box for Ubuntu ? All modelers I have seen seem
> > > dead.
> >
> > Do you know that Blender features a POV importer and exporter? Could you tell us
> > why you don't like it, so we can keep improving it?
> >
> > https://wiki.blender.org/index.php/Extensions:2.6/Py/Scripts/Render/POV-Ray


POV importer is new.  could you share the pov file for some bug fixing attempt?


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