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What is the purpose of RTCRay::flags?

MikeVertex
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Is it a placeholder for future embree extensions or is it just for clients to add a bit of metadata tagging to the rays?

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SvenW_Intel
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This field is for future extensions please do not use it. However, you can use the id field of the ray to add some metadata.

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SvenW_Intel
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This field is for future extensions please do not use it. However, you can use the id field of the ray to add some metadata.

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