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Attached to Project: POV-Ray
Opened by Christoph Lipka - 2009-07-14
Last edited by Christoph Lipka - 2009-11-07

FS#39 - "cats" and "life" sample scenes broken

The following files were garbled in changelist #4648 by stripping all line terminators, making the files unusable:

  • .../scenes/advanced/cats/cattext.inc
  • .../scenes/animations/life/blink4.inc
  • .../scenes/animations/life/walker.inc

Line terminators of these files were already problematic in previous versions of the file, having been CR-only.

The following files changed with #4648 should be reviewed closely as well, as they were previously CR-only, too, and at least some of them exhibit some peculiarities regarding line and/or file terminators:

  • .../scenes/animations/pentmap/pentmap.ini
  • .../scenes/animations/pentmap/pentmap.pov
  • .../scenes/animations/slinky/slnk.ini
  • .../scenes/incdemo/metals/metals.doc
  • .../scenes/incdemo/stones/stones.doc
  • .../scenes/incdemo/woods/morewood.doc
  • .../scenes/incdemo/woods/woods.doc
  • .../scenes/textures/pigments/skies/skies.doc
Closed by  Christoph Lipka
Saturday, 07 November 2009, 15:10 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  

fixed in task #4842, released in 3.7 beta 34

Christoph Lipka commented on Wednesday, 15 July 2009, 04:06 GMT

fixed the three offending files from the “cats” and “life” sample scenes with change #4841.
The other files still need reviewing.

Christoph Lipka commented on Wednesday, 15 July 2009, 04:48 GMT

the other files were slightly bogus, too (except for pentmap.pov), having their last line terminated with CR-only (all other lines terminated with CR+LF); fixed with change #4842.

Needs to be checked in the next release, to make sure the new versions are used despite only differing in line terminators.


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