[OpenSCAD] Error importing STL.
Torsten.Paul at gmx.de
Mon Oct 10 11:32:03 EDT 2016
On 10/10/2016 12:06 PM, Rogier Wolff wrote:
> So I load this model
Looks ok in Blender, but has some Zero-Faces that cause issues
The FAQ has some suggestions on how to fix those:
> in the log window, and many repetitions of:
> Error !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Those are coming from libCGAL, which usually means some issues
in with the model which they did not really know how to handle.
> A better error message in openscad could help people less
> seasoned as me in finding a workaround. I still need to print
> a few objects from that set, so I would like to know WHAT is
> wrong, and how to fix/avoid it.
This would be nice, but especially in case of imported STL
files, that is not actually OpenSCAD code, but libCGAL, so
short of rewriting all that, that's not a lot we can do.
What's on the to-do list though is automatic fixing of those
zero-face issues which could hopefully reduce the STL import
problems quite a lot.
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