POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.unix : Call for help with experimental development : Re: Call for help with experimental development Server Time
1 Dec 2022 18:33:01 EST (-0500)
  Re: Call for help with experimental development  
From: Le Forgeron
Date: 14 Jul 2016 13:43:32
Message: <5787cf44$1@news.povray.org>
Le 14/07/2016 16:57, clipka a écrit :
> Folks,
> 
> as a few of you may already have noticed, I'm currently trying to
> implement a mechanism to cache macros in memory, to speed up calls to
> macros defined in other files.
> 
> While the current work-in-progress code appears to work ok on Windows,
> /something/ seems to make it fail on Unix systems, in a manner that
> puzzles me.
> 
> Since I can't do much Unix debugging myself, I'd be much obliged if
> someone could pick up the glove to do some experiments with the code at
> https://github.com/c-lipka/povray/tree/refactor/iostream, and give me a
> hint or two where things may be going wrong. Otherwise I'll probably
> have to abandon this attempt to speed up parsing.
> 


Looking at the output of Semaphore, the error location is bogus.

It is probably in shapes.inc, but at line 976, not 312.


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