4 simultaneous copies of Fractint for Win beta 5 w diff PARS all save the same image.

4 simultaneous copies of Fractint for Win beta 5 w diff PARS all save the same image. That pretty much says it. Under Win 8.1. I was initially tickled to get 4 of my 8 hyper-threaded cores fully...

Id #15 | Release: None | Updated: May 24, 2016 at 7:58 PM by legalize | Created: May 19, 2016 at 2:08 AM by Hal9009

Workaround found for FOTD that fails to render

Richard, I've discovered one reason why certain of Jim Muth's FOTDs do not render in Fractint for Windows beta 5 -- and a temporary workaround for this particular problem. E.g.: Jim's origi...

Id #14 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 9, 2013 at 4:25 PM by Hal9009 | Created: Aug 9, 2013 at 4:25 PM by Hal9009

Formulas using fn1(x*x)

In the formula parser, using fn1(xx) and setting the function to ident gives different results on the dos fractint compared to beta 5. It is as if the parser is treating the parameter as just x, n...

Id #13 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 1, 2012 at 9:02 PM by Simon_Snake | Created: Oct 1, 2012 at 9:02 PM by Simon_Snake

Every fractal rendered by Fractint for Windows beta 5 is too wide in the X direction.

Every fractal rendered by Fractint for Windows beta 5 is too wide in the X direction by a factor of 1.3333... Thus, a reduction of the "X Magnification Factor" (<z>, <F6>) of 0.75 must be enter...

Id #12 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 22, 2014 at 10:37 PM by legalize | Created: Apr 10, 2011 at 7:38 AM by Hal9009

Buffer overrun

Hi Richard, maybe you have read my mails about multifractals. As preliminary versions run well with fractint for windows I wonder, if it is possible to increase the size of the internal buffer...

Id #11 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 12, 2014 at 6:12 PM by legalize | Created: Apr 9, 2011 at 12:40 AM by Albrechtx

Formula renders incorrectly

The attached formula doesn't render properly compared to DOS fractint.

Id #10 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:11 AM by legalize | Created: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:11 AM by legalize

Associate video modes with fractint key bindings by default

For backwards compatibility, we need to try to match up the new key stroke mapping to video modes to make them similar to the old key stroke mapping. For example, SF5, SF6, and SF7, should NOT be d...

Id #9 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:10 AM by legalize | Created: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:10 AM by legalize

iterations exceed 255 with palette editor

If you start with the default Mandelbrot with maxit=150, and open the palette editor using 'e', when you scroll around the image with the cursor key you get some palette entries that exceed 255. Th...

Id #8 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:09 AM by legalize | Created: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:07 AM by legalize

mouse is wonky

Take a look at Frame.c. The mouse code works much better now. It does have a problem with not moving far enough, but it at least moves in the right directions. Take a look at TrackZoom() in matht...

Id #7 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:06 AM by legalize | Created: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:06 AM by legalize

parameters read incorrectly

From: jackoftradez@comcast.net Anyone who has seen my deep zoom viddies has noticed the occasional jerk frames. I do not know what causes this, but it seems that fractint reads the PAR file wron...

Id #6 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:05 AM by legalize | Created: Jun 17, 2010 at 5:05 AM by legalize