Reclaiming a deleted brush

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makemeunreal
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Reclaiming a deleted brush

Post by makemeunreal » Sun May 06, 2018 11:44 am

Is it possible to reclaim a brush that has been deleted? No rebuilding was initiated, so the brush is-in-fact still in the map.
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Re: Reclaiming a deleted brush

Post by Feralidragon » Sun May 06, 2018 2:12 pm

I know that theoretically it's possible, and I believe a few folks checked it out and were able to do so, but I personally don't know how atm.

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Re: Reclaiming a deleted brush

Post by PrinceOfFunky » Sun May 06, 2018 2:29 pm

If it's a added brush you can make a brush which wraps it and intersect, if the brush contains a hole inside(or anyway if the brush is a subtracted one) you need to make a brush smaller than the one you want to save and then deintersect.
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Re: Reclaiming a deleted brush

Post by OjitroC » Sun May 06, 2018 8:25 pm

I'm fairly sure there have been posts about this - a search of this forum find something useful. This is one thread on this topic viewtopic.php?f=5&t=6355

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