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by timurhai
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Max
Topic: 3DSMax-Vray no thumbnails
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Re: 3DSMax-Vray no thumbnails

Thumbnails are generated by afrender after (or during) task calculation. Afrender should know a path to image file(s) to generate thumbnails. This path can be given to job on a submission stage, and than, afserver will send it to render with a task. Or afrender can parse image path from a task proce...
by timurhai
Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Afanasy anniversary this year!
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Afanasy anniversary this year!

10 years ago it started to render frames in a real production: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0493464/ Many major changes happened over that time, Afanasy became much better. Lets remember the most significant architecture changes: - Qt is used for GUI only. At first Afanasy was entirely written on Qt...
by timurhai
Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: News
Topic: CGRU Version 2.3.0 Released.
Replies: 0
Views: 10

CGRU Version 2.3.0 Released.

http://cgru.info/changes_log#release230 - Generally new Branch class appeared: http://cgru.info/afanasy/branch. Now jobs solving is going within branches hierarchy. Branches can represent departments/projects/assets and you can vary their priorities. - Task progress change timeout - job block parame...
by timurhai
Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Max
Topic: General
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: General

If render has 2000 capacity, it can take 2 tasks with 1000 capacity, or 1x1000 + 2x500, or 4x500 and so on.
by timurhai
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Virtual Machine Farm
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Virtual Machine Farm

Yes, hostname detects only on client side.
JSON config files does not affect environment variables.
You can define environment variable anywhere in your own way.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environment_variable
by timurhai
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Virtual Machine Farm
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Virtual Machine Farm

Hi. When afrender starts, it gets a local host name. When it registers on server, it tells server that name. If some online render with the same name exists, server rejects registration. On start, afrender tries to read AF_HOSTNAME environment variable, and uses it, it is exists. Also it lowers lett...
by timurhai
Thu Sep 27, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Max
Topic: General
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: General

Hi. You should use network paths (map network drives) everywhere (or relative paths, relave to the project or to the process working directory). As the result, any path (to the scene ot to the texture in the scene) must be the same on any machine. So you should keep nothing on a local machines, keep...
by timurhai
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Cinema4D
Topic: CGRU 2.2.1 - keeper will not load executable
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: CGRU 2.2.1 - keeper will not load executable

Have you, or your previous admin changed this file?
https://github.com/CGRU/cgru/blob/maste ... up_c4d.cmd
by timurhai
Tue Sep 25, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Cinema4D
Topic: CGRU 2.2.1 - keeper will not load executable
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: CGRU 2.2.1 - keeper will not load executable

Hi.

Please copy here your cgru/software_setup/locate_c4d.cmd here. This file is should be created by Keeper after soft setup.

Try to open terminal (console, cmd.exe) from Keeper, run there "c4d" command and look at the output. You can paste it here too.
by timurhai
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Configuration
Topic: Error creating folder in RULES!!
Replies: 6
Views: 692

Re: Error creating folder in RULES!!

How this is connected to the topic theme "Error creating folder in RULES"??
Or what are you asking?