Houdini Main Changelogs

 
19.5.380

XPU: a minor improvement to Optix shader compile times

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

Fixed the XML pop-up menu filtering script invocation for the "Input Operators" table rows in the VOP subnet's parameter pane. The kwargs['input'] was always -1, but now are correctly set.

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

Fixed a bug that could lead to a crash when node input names change and the node type is not using OP_FLAG_UNORDERED flag (relevant for HDK).

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

Made auto-generation of Mikkt tangents more reliable in SOPs when materials require them.

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

Component Geometry Variants has a new Source Mode, which loops over the first input `N` times. This allows for generating procedural variants, by using the `@GEOVARIANTINDEX` context option as the seed for each variant. This replaces using a For Each Block to generate variants.

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

Component Output no longer throws an error when trying to generate a thumbnail, and the root prim is not a path.

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.380

The `type` auto-collection in LOPs now supports the special token `None` to find all primitives without any type set.

Tue. September 20, 2022
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Added UDIM path support to the Localize Assets output processor. Any USD ROP that localizes textures, including theshould Component Output LOP, should handle UDIM paths correctly now.

Tue. September 20, 2022
19.5.379

Updated USD library to incorporate a fix that allows husk to render scenes that use value clips.

Mon. September 19, 2022
19.5.379

Fixed a bug in the Deformation Wrangle SOP that incorrectly scaled the local transform matrices computed by the "Central Difference" method. Also updated the SOP's documentation to better describe the behaviour of attributes with Type Info of point or hpoint.

Mon. September 19, 2022
19.5.379

Packages - Add new hpath keyword

  • This fix adds a new keyword, hpath, for setting HOUDINI_PATH.
  • Users often mistake path for PATH which is completely different. The newhpath keyword should help removing this inconsistency.
  • Note: the old path keyword is deprecated but still usable.
Mon. September 19, 2022
19.5.376

Fixed a bug where the Python Pillow package could not be imported in the macOS arm64 Houdini build.

Fri. September 16, 2022
19.5.376

Fixed an issue where memory allocation would fail for large input images in the Extrapolate Boundaries COP.

Fri. September 16, 2022
19.5.376

Fixed a Windows-only bug where the pycrypto Python modules that ship with Houdini were not Python 3 compatible.

Fri. September 16, 2022
19.5.376

Fixed a bug where the pip package was missing from Houdini's Python on Windows.

Fri. September 16, 2022
19.5.375

TOP Networks a new "Save Scene File if Required" toggle, which can be disabled in order to turn off automatic saving of the scene before cooking the graph.

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.375

Fixed bug with selecting the server by name when redeeming would fail.

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.374

XPU: fixed an issue where pausing would still leave the CPU cores busy

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.374

XPU: minor performance improvement for XPU volumes

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.375

Fixed a bug on windows not properly validating DNS installed licenses.

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.375

Fixed a brush where the cull brush was always mirroring.

Thu. September 15, 2022
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Fixed a bug where the Hair Generate SOP could crash if geometry with a different primitive count was plugged into the animated skin input.

Thu. September 15, 2022
19.5.374
  • Fixed the HDA Help not displaying when clicking on the "Asset Help" button.
  • Added support for Asset Help URL:If an HDA has a valid help URL (http/https/file), then the plugin will openthat URL instead of displaying it in a window.
Wed. September 14, 2022
19.5.374

Fixed bug with sesinetd incorrectly reporting licenses as being expired.

Wed. September 14, 2022
19.5.374

In the Guide Groom SOP, fixed a bug where skinprim and skinprimuv weren't set when planting guides in single mode.

Fixed a bug where the id attribute of guides was simply duplicated by "Mirror Groom". Increment from the nextid detail attribute instead. The value of nextid is not advanced, however.

Wed. September 14, 2022