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FS#61 - Dispersion does not give proper results
Opened by Christoph Lipka (clipka) - Saturday, 24 October 2009, 15:16 GMT
Last edited by Christoph Lipka (clipka) - Monday, 22 March 2010, 15:03 GMT
Source code inspection during examination of issues with the scene published at http://povray.sitewww.ch/?p=177 show the following issues with current (beta.34) implementation of dispersion in POV-Ray 3.7:
While this still allows to use dispersion for artistic effect, it is neither physically realistic, nor does it match 3.6 behavior.
Monday, 22 March 2010, 15:03 GMT
Reason for closing: Fixed
Additional comments about closing: residual minor issues with change #4895 do not pertain to this bug report