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17 Apr 2024 05:52:20 EDT (-0400)
  Re: ini file section references  
From: jr
Date: 15 Jun 2023 14:15:00
Message: <web.648b542f38ef8a73b49d80446cde94f1@news.povray.org>
hi,

"Chris R" <car### [at] comcastnet> wrote:
> I updated my copy of quickres.ini to include a section called [default],...

disclaimer, I don't use any of the distribution inis.


> On the linux box, if I run:
> ...
> povray $POVHOME/ini/quires[160x120, No AA] scene.pov
>
> fails with "Failed to parser command-line option".
>
> I have tried:
> '160x120, no AA'
> "160x120, no AA"
> "160x120,\ no AA"
> ....

I'd try quote the whole thing.
  $ povray "$POVHOME/ini/quires[160x120, No AA]" scene.pov


the brackets, too, are "special" to the (BASH?) shell.


regards, jr.


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