Houdini Main Changelogs

 
19.5.32

Fixed an issue that could cause some materials to be exported with an incorrect emissiveFactor value.

Fri. October 8, 2021
19.5.32

Added improvements to vop2mtlx.py script to support additional features including label names, slider ranges, defaultgeomprop, uniform inputs and custom tool menu folders

Fri. October 8, 2021
19.5.32

Added comment/uncomment toggle action to the text editor (the default hotkey is Ctrl+/).

Fri. October 8, 2021
19.5.31

The Configure Layer LOP's Render Settings parameter now allows you to specify a primitive pattern. It will set the layer metadata based on the first matching primitive path (alphabetically).

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

(Windows Only) Fixed an issue that Launcher crashed on startup in fresh Windows VM.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed a bug where getraylevel() VEX function returned bogus results.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed a viewport display issue with Shaded Open Curves in HQ Lighting mode when no material was present for the curves.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed an issue that Launcher could skip updating sesinetd.options file.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

GEO_VolumeElement is now GEO_VolumeElementBase. The former will be re-used as a fly-weight accessor for different volume element types.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed a visual bug with environment lighting in normal quality lighting when a material had a diffuse texture.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

The hou.ParmTemplateGroup class has new methods to get and set the dialog script internal name and label.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed the explicit binding name for collection-based material binding when primitives are specified thru an existing collection.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Added functionality to overload MaterialX Dot Nodes with rayimport values in Karma CPU. Also added isshadowray to rayimport

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed a bug where using RMB menus in About/confirm dialog then closing it caused Houdini to crash.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.31

Fixed a bug in Circle Spline SOP resulting in incorrect tangents being computed.

Thu. October 7, 2021
19.5.30

(MacOS Only) Fixed an issue that HQueue Server reported "Internal Server Error" after launcher upgraded it.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Added python hooks to the Scene View's flipbook operation (see $HH/scripts/scene/flipbook_init.py).

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Renamed "Choose Offline Install Source" to "Choose Offline Install Source Folder" to avoid the confusion that some users were expecting to pick a ISO file instead of the folder containing ISO files.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Added a local control polygon guide for NURBs curves when a single point is selected, and added the ability to move the selection up or down along the curve with arrow keys to Curve 2.0 SOP.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Fixed several issues with using stylesheets to override custom user properties and then generating a cryptomatte layer from the user property.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

The TOP Scheduler Override on TOP nodes and Default Scheduler on TOP networks can now be set to scheduler nodes from other TOP networks.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Fixed a Launcher GUI painting error on machines having UI scale factor that smaller than 1.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Update sesinetd default log level options to reflect the previous versions default values.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Tag the MateriaX VOP node file parameters as images, so the drop down parameter menu shows the most recent textures files. Also initialize texture VOPs to color output, since it's most common.

Wed. October 6, 2021
19.5.30

Added "Defined By" field to node MMB info for custom C++ operators loaded from DSO or DLL files.

Wed. October 6, 2021