Houdini Main Changelogs
|Houdini 17.5.236||Fixed an error when packaging a project when the plugin wasn't installed in the project's plugin folder but in the engine's.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Fixed a bug where input node names would not show up in Operator Path type parameters||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Improved performance for vertex UV marshalling from Houdini into 3ds Max||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Added HScript functions to access work item attributes, input files and output files. These are alternatives to the existing @syntax, but make it easier to programatically specify the attribute name and component index. For the input/output functions (pdginput(..) and pdgoutput(..)), a tag is also passed in to filter input/output files by their result data tag.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Fixed crash when attempting to export a geometry with incorrectly set capture paths to FBX.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Updated Operator Type Properties window documentation to include how to add a separator to a menu.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||The Alpha plane can now be adjusted with scale/shift if it is currently being viewed in component mode, in MPlay or any of the image viewers.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Fixed an issue where the disk cache could cause deadlocking on Windows. This would evidence itself once in a blue moon in a very rare race condition.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||When mantra fails to load geometry, it will try to print more information about why the loading failed.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236||Fixed a bug where Houdini could lock up when dirtying a TOP node.||yesterday|
|Houdini 17.5.236|| Added 4 new methods to the MaxScript API:
|Houdini 17.5.235||Fixed opening of UNC file paths from the TOP work item panel||Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.235||Fixed a crash evaluating MSS for viewport material assignment when the geometry being processed isn't inside an object node.||Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.235|| Fixed bug in hqueuescheduler when the specified working directory was absolute, but not a subdirectory of $HQROOT.
Changed graph and node-level hqueue jobs to use priority specified by pdg::scheduler parms if available, defaulting to 5 instead of 0.
Fixed a minor issue with TextOverlay tool getting default of 0 priority instead of 5.
Fixed an issue where hqueuescheduler would fail to shutdown the xmlrpc server thread at the end of a PDG cook.
|Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.235||Fixed a bug that could cause immediate state changes when selecting Objects in the volatile select state.||Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.235||Fixed a bug in the Alembic SOP that could result in some items specified in the "Object Path" parameter to be ignored.||Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.235||Updated user interface of File Copy node to have better UX. Also added support for copying multiple files and copying to a directory.||Mon. April 22, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.234|| Added utf-8 support to csvinput and csvoutput.
Removed workingDir and localizePath from PythonScheduler as these are no longer virtuals that need to be implemented.
Fixed display of unicode characters on work item detail panel.
Fixed bug in csvoutput related to queries of multi-element values and added a 'None' quoting option.
|Sun. April 21, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.232||Update to the default color palette file. Replaced the 0.9/0.45 colors with full intensity colors.||Fri. April 19, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.231||Expose viewport handle for Control SOP.||Thu. April 18, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.231||The Assemble SOP is now compilable.||Thu. April 18, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.230||Cooking non-primary outputs of SOP subnetworks with no corresponding output node will now return the primary output of the display/render sop, not the parent's cooked output. This will ensure wider consistency between our different ways of cooking.||Wed. April 17, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.230||DOP shelf tools should do a better job resetting to the correct start frame rather than always using frame 1.||Wed. April 17, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.230||Added 'submittedBy' attribute to the getJobs() function in HQueue's Python API.||Wed. April 17, 2019|
|Houdini 17.5.230||Fix for sync not deleting old output materials if there was a file texture output present||Wed. April 17, 2019|