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johngloid
04-30-2003, 04:48 AM
hey there,

I'm trying to render out a scene with 3 lights--2 spotlights and one ambient. One of the spotlights has a dmap resolution of 8192. Whenever I render somewhere above 8000, Maya's renderer will crash internally, and when I command prompt render the render usually stops short of its ending frame.

Anyone know what the problem could be?

gmask
04-30-2003, 04:51 AM
try rendering from the commandline with the -tw -th flags set to a value of 64 to as much as 256 .. this should force the renderer to manage the ram better but mayslow the render down.

beaker
04-30-2003, 07:26 PM
What operating system are you using?

ukyo
04-30-2003, 09:17 PM
why is your dmap so high, thats a little odd. u might want to reasses the scene a little bit and see if theres a way to rework it to drop it down.

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