March 11, 2020
Update to Arnold 126.96.36.199.
Help isolating materials with void or invalid connected textures
Improve the material editor preview performances
MaterialX operator updated to support material assignments
Noisy beauty when rendering AOVs
GPU crash when trying to render the OSL Noise Gabor map
Active Shade fails to render VDB once the sequence goes out of range once
Can't stop AOVs render
Crash when baking a hidden or non-renderable object with projection
USDA and USDC Alembic files do not show in the viewport and the file selection interface
Better support in the viewport for procedural with n-sided polygons (other thn tris and quads)
See the Arnold 188.8.131.52 release notes for the full list of enhancements and fixes.