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Re: OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files)
avatarFebruary 08, 2013 10:20AM
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Allen Smith
If the problem is trying to inline a sub model with the name "s\xxx.dat", that is asking for trouble. I would expect such a line to direct to LDraw\s or an external neighbor folder s\. No spec says it is supposed to try resolving to a submodel first.

That's pretty much what that discussion was about. I think in your example things would be fixed if you just prefix the same string in front of all subparts aswell and adjust all type one lines of (the also inlined) other referring unofficial files. This should work even for s\ parts because type 1 lines are relative (so s\ or blah-s\ both are valid). This will also l prevent breaking the search order like you indicate.


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Orion Pobursky
I do not want a model rejected simply because it doesn't follow the spec 100%.

I do like a mandatory uniform way of doing things, but I agree it needs to be practical not a burden.

Maybe we need to clear the sub-part thing up spec wise, but at the same time make it optional, so if the author puts a comment like 'needs unofficial library x' somewhere. It can be used as is.
SubjectAuthorViewsPosted
OMR: prefixing imported files Roland Melkert789November 10, 2012 01:07PM
Re: OMR: prefixing imported files Roland Melkert274November 20, 2012 10:04AM
Re: OMR: prefixing imported files Orion Pobursky312November 20, 2012 10:14AM
Re: OMR: prefixing imported files Allen Smith207February 08, 2013 09:21AM
OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files) Orion Pobursky242February 08, 2013 09:39AM
Re: OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files) Roland Melkert229February 08, 2013 10:20AM
Re: OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files) Allen Smith321February 08, 2013 10:33AM
Re: OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files) Roland Melkert244February 08, 2013 11:02AM
Re: OMR Philosophy (Was: Re: OMR: prefixing imported files) Roland Melkert436February 09, 2013 11:03AM



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