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MH4288

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Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« on: November 24, 2017, 05:36:47 PM »
Hi,

simple question. When I render with Vray IPR, its working, but when I change something on Forest object, whole max crash. Will you add a support for this?

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Re: Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2017, 09:37:58 AM »
Hi, we made many changes in Forest to support IPR, but since this render mode is not natively supported in Max, such problems may occur.
Basically it's a continuous trial and error process. For each fail, we try to reproduce it and include a workaround.

Anyway, there are not reported issues with IPR lately. Are you using FP 5.4.1 or other version ?

If possible, please send us the minidump when Max crashes. It may be very helpful to find the problem.

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Carlos Quintero
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Re: Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« Reply #2 on: November 26, 2017, 11:47:16 AM »
I have 5.4.0. For 5.4.1 I have to renew my subscription. I have no problem with that, but when It didnt solve my problem then it will be useless to me and I can buy subscription after half a year when new max come out and not now.

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Re: Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2017, 12:24:33 PM »
I understand. There are not changes related with IPR between 5.4.0 and 5.4.1 (because there were not problems reported), so it should not be a difference in this case.

When you get a crash, please send us the minidump. It will very helpful to diagnose the problem.

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Re: Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2018, 11:37:39 AM »
I get back to this and its simple. Whatever change I made to forest object, max crash. Doesnt matter if I change size, position, materials, colors, camera and so on. Its just crasing. Without forest, IPR never crash, so its definitely related to Forest object.

IPR is great, much faster working. But when I work on exterior, I cant use it because of Forest :(

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Re: Forest Pack and VRay IPR support
« Reply #5 on: March 02, 2018, 03:41:54 PM »
We have fixed some things in Forest 6 beta to improve the stability with V-Ray IPR.

But this is a long run of trial and error, because interactive renderers are not supported by default in Max, and plugins were not designed for that.
When a new crash is reported, we usually add a specfic workaround to fix it.

If you try FP6 beta and get a crash with IPR, please send us the minidump. It will help us to find and fix the problem.

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Carlos Quintero
iToo Software