luni, 19 iulie 2010

A new succes of Blender 3D

It seems that this software does not stop and amazes us once again.
The title is "Project London " and it seems that the effects are done with this software.
Here are some clips:

Project London: Unleashed! from Phil McCoy on Vimeo.

Sunflow rendering on Fedora 13

How to install Sunflow ?
It's pretty simple. Download the zip archive from here.
Unzip and edit the sh script sunflow.sh
from the sunflow folder.
By default the script is :

#/bin/sh

mem=1G

java -Xmx$mem -server -jar sunflow.jar $*

If we run this script will have this error :

$ sh sunflow.sh 
Invalid maximum heap size: -Xmx1G
Could not create the Java virtual machine.

The solution is:

$ whereis java
java: /usr/bin/java ...

Now change the script :

#!/bin/bash
/usr/bin/java -Xmx1024M -server -jar sunflow.jar $*

And run it ...

$ sh sunflow.sh 

The result is :