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Embree 2.0 documentation

ritwik_d_
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Hello,
I am trying to implement a ray tracer using the Embree 2.0 (I cannot use a more recent version because of dependency). I was looking for documentation of the API for 2.0 but could not find any. Please help.

Thanks,

Ritwik

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Al_N_
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The pdf documentation is in the kernel download (readme.pdf)

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SvenW_Intel
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The header files of the old API should have some documentation. What is the dependency that blocks you from using the latest version of Embree?

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ritwik_d_
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The documentation present in the header files seem very sparse. I was hoping for something more like the readme.pdf for 2.3.

It is more of a company policy why I cannot use the version 2.3 (I think it takes a while to get the management's approval) but my development cannot wait for that.

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SvenW_Intel
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Unfortunately, we have no better documentation for Embree 2.0. I recommend upgrading to the latest Embree version.

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