'Renderer not found' when running DAZ from external application
I have an external program, which calls DAZ via the SDK.
Basically the flow is:
Start up DAZ studio
Load up various objects and pose presets
Do a series of renderings with various objects turned on and off
Exit DAZ studio
This worked fine with DAZ < 4.5 - Unfortunately this is no longer the case.
Each render is done by the call:
dzApp->getRenderMgr()->doRender( renderOptions );
which now just gives me a msg box saying: "Unable to render, no rendering engine available"
The call to
Showed that I have a grand total of 0 available renderers - at least the msg box makes sense :)
So the question is:
How do I get access to a valid 3Delight renderer when I start DAZ studio via an external program?
Any input/help will be greatly appreciated.