On 03/21/2017 02:46 AM, dick balaska wrote:
> Am 2017-03-20 16:32, also sprach Mike Horvath:
>> Currently the debug log file wraps at 80 characters. Would it be
>> possible to make it so that it doesn't wrap? I'm trying to print some
>> tabular data, and this behavior is messing things up.
> Hear! Hear! :)
> I asked about this a year ago. I do the same, I output java source which
> I copy/paste into my tomcat servlet.
> I thought fixing it would be a good toe dipping into the povray source
> (and the attendant github control). Oy vey! What a bizarre thing. 80
> is hardcoded into the constructor of objects (not even, say, LINE_WIDTH)
> and it seemed difficult to fix it the right way. I opted to just fix my
> debug output instead to be less than 80 characters. :) :(
Perhaps of use for those compiling their own code - I run with my own
patch based upon environment variables for this. See:
More documentation on use by clicking on the commit to get the commit
message in github.
There is too an in progress pull req in #117 looking at the console side
of wrapping. I "think" unix output only, but with the advantage it pulls
the current column size information from the active console/terminal
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