what is this error??? help plz

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cyber_b_u_g
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what is this error??? help plz

Post by cyber_b_u_g » Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:20 pm

hey guys!

i created a model in sketch up and i have done everything from softening the edges to putting matherials all over the model,there is no problem untill i click on render button for indigo and most of the time this error keeps popin out and stops the rendering prosess.....( i have used displacement map on some of the matherials and bump on the others ) please if anybody knows what is it and is aware of the solution do no hesitate to help...
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Re: what is this error??? help plz

Post by wojtek-w » Fri Jul 09, 2010 4:43 am

hi,
there is an issue with displacement in sketchup (or rather skindigo). try to lower subdivision level or use bump instead.

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Re: what is this error??? help plz

Post by FiveAG » Fri Jul 09, 2010 12:31 pm

I encountered the same problem too.
That means too many digital amount.
If you get a computer system having large mathematical ability.It maybe not appear.

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Re: what is this error??? help plz

Post by CTZn » Fri Jul 09, 2010 2:11 pm

The error can happen in two cases:

- you wanted to displace a plane and you ticked the option to smooth the subdivided shape: the plane can collapse into a very small and heavy geometry.
:arrow: disable the shape smoothing

- you wanted to displace an object whose faces weren't merged, leading to multiple collapsed faces, as above.
:arrow: set all faces smooth to allow them to be sewed.

Unfortunately this answer is more a generic Indigo answer than SkIndigo specific, it will require some interpretation from you, or some more help from SkIndigo users :)
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Re: what is this error??? help plz

Post by fused » Fri Jul 09, 2010 2:14 pm

Try using the latest indigo version. 2.4.4 or newer.

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