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Why isn't RPR available when using command line as root user?

Question asked by monday1313 on May 22, 2020
Latest reply on May 25, 2020 by bsavery

I'm trying to run a command line render as root user using sudo -i to log in so I can have the computer shutdown after the render is done. The terminal responds with this while trying to render:


Error: Engine 'RPR' not available for scene 'from frame 90cylinder' (an add-on may need to be installed or enabled)


I'm on Mac OS 10.15.2 - I've tried blender 2.82 with RPR 2.3.4 and also tried with 2.4.11.

When I just open a terminal window and render without going to the root, it works fine. But when it's done rendering I have to enter a password for it to run the sudo shutdown command, which defeats the purpose of what I'm trying to do.


I don't have this problem with cycles though...


Thanks in advance!