POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.tools.poser : Batch conversions : Re: Batch conversions Server Time
29 Jan 2023 19:53:56 EST (-0500)
  Re: Batch conversions  
From: FlyerX
Date: 20 Oct 2009 04:03:54
Message: <4add6eea$1@news.povray.org>
FlyerX wrote:
> Stephen wrote:
>> When batch converting a Poser (7) series of OBJ files from an 
>> animation I cannot find a way of including the search paths of the 
>> image maps. I have to actually copy the image files from the Poser 
>> libraries into the saved directory.
>>
>> PoseRay now seems to make a numbered copy of the image file for each 
>> frame of the animation. Any particular reason why? Also using the 

>> calls an image map that has not been created. For instance:
>> //Map definitions
>> #declare p_map1=pigment {image_map{jpeg 
>> "batch_process_object_LDTankTop_RibbedB.jpg" interpolate 2 transmit 
>> all 0 filter all 0} }
>>
>> but the image map is:
>> Shorts_Topobj_190_LDTankTop_RibbedB.jpg
>>
>> Do you have any archived older versions of Poseay?
>>
>>
> 
> I just reproduced the bug here. It works properly if you disable copying 
> all maps to the target directory. You can use this workaround while a 
> new version is available.
> 
> I don't think earlier versions worked with animations very well but I 
> could email you a link. I do not make previous versions public because I 
> will not support them and I have very limited bandwidth.
> 
> FlyerX

I forgot. As for the problem of not finding the maps if you follow the 
animation tutorial on the manual it should work.

FlyerX


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