This release uses Arnold 126.96.36.199 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 (H16: gcc4.8 and H17: gcc6.3)
- Windows 7 x64 (H16: vc14 and H17: vc14.1)
- Mac OS X 10.8+ (clang7.3)
Please note that Houdini Apprentice does not support third-party renderers and thus cannot run HtoA.
Rewrite hick with new render API (htoa#663)
- IPR for displacement shader graphs (htoa#1291)
- Translate scene in separate universe (htoa#1284)
Update alembic transform in IPR (htoa#1290)
IPR shader update should respect the Auto Update status (htoa#1289)
Allow referencing OBJ nodes with trailing slash on arnold ROP (htoa#1297)
Fix load warnings for arnold_volume node (htoa#1282)
See also the Arnold 188.8.131.52 release notes for the full list of core enhancements and fixes.