11 September 2018
This is a bug fix release, bringing alembic procedural improvements.
This release uses Arnold 18.104.22.168 and OpenVDB 4.0.0.
Binaries available for the following Houdini, Houdini FX, Houdini Indie and Houdini Education production builds:
and for the following platforms:
- Linux x86_64 (gcc4.8)
- Windows 7 x64 (vc14)
- Mac OS X 10.8+ (clang7.3)
Please note that Houdini Apprentice does not support third-party renderers and thus cannot run HtoA.
Translate volume shader for custom procedurals (htoa#1095)
alembicprocedural motion vectors pass (htoa#1087)
alembicpacked primitive motion blur issue with SOP transform (htoa#1101)
alembictraversal threading issue (htoa#1103, core#7456)
alembiccrash fixed with make_instance enabled and changing frames (core#7446)
alembicfiles with single entry array attributes should be considered not arrays (core#7413)
Copy id to child
Texture baking uv layer fix (htoa#1102)
state_intnode interface (htoa#1096)
Gain function in
rangeshader is inverted (core#7477)
Unpacking alembic packed primitives affected by a scaling transform SOP will affect object space, requiring an adjustment to the displacement scale (htoa#1049)
See also the Arnold 22.214.171.124 release notes for the full list of core enhancements and fixes.