Autodesk Softimage 2012 and 2012 SAP
Here is a summary of the features and fixes in Autodesk Softimage 2012 and the Softimage 2012 Subscription Advantage Pack (SAP):
Fixes in 2012
These are the fixes that were made during the development of Softimage 2012.
FELX-1392 file browsers defaulting to desktop FELX-1198 Weight editor does not refresh on object selection on newly duplicated objects FELX-788 "Grow Selection" command buttons on custom toolbars doesn't work FELX-605 Regression | Key properties have disapeared from the Profile curves PPG FELX-799 Flipbook doesn't make LZW compressed Tiff files ACSO-25 Animation Editor | Freeze with an animated boolean parameter ACSO-213 Animation Editor | Freeze with an animated boolean parameter ACSO-55 Crash with TortoiseSVN on File Browser ACSO-65 Hiding the Netview toolbar twice through scripting crashes Softimage ACSO-73 A preference for Help Language Japanese is not kept ACSO-105 Draggin some workgroup shaders in the render tree can create a different one ACSO-126 Save scene without RedrawUI kills collapse info of schematic. ACSO-121 A radius of 0.01 is not small enough during paint brushing FELX-1259 Exporer | Operators no more shown under Camera Primitive FELX-991 Loading a scene not in a project will create an invalid entry in the Recent Scenes menu FELX-142 Request for a STOP button in playback
FELX-953 ACSO-166 - TextureSpaceWidget does not differenciate objects under Models FELX-992 one-click interop: Softimage should respect TIFF tag to avoid upside down images FELX-1493 UV Pinning undo problem ACSO-64 Multiple Image Properties cannot edit at a time
ACSO-22 Crash when transferring in a single step all properties between meshes ACSO-58 Camera-view display is corrupt when using Tweak User Normals Tool and Add Edge Tool
ACSO-21 RTS | Annotations with indices (e.g."sas.directionallight.color") are not supported properly ACSO-74 PPGLayout update problem in 2011 RT shader ACSO-75 siNotInspectable flag update problem in 2011 RT shader ACSO-77 Crash setting camera mode to OpenGL with ultimaper scene FELX-1624 artifacts when painting vertex colors in realtime shader opengl viewport on meshes using custom realtime shaders.
FELX-1670 FELX-1386 (Expressions on a material lost when you rename a reference model ) not fully fixed FELX-1506 Texture map in reference models breaks upon delta creation FELX-1778 Import Reference Rig and Import REferenced Skinned mesh causes Softimage to Crash FELX-1883 Crash persisting scenes FELX-1813 Shaders don't always connect or display properly upon loading scene FELX-1558 RefModel : Setting resolution and apply constraint child objects will not update correctly FELX-1555 RefModel : Expression is not updated when merge scene FELX-1289 RefModel : Primitive is shifted incorrectly to another layer after applying MoveObjectToLayer FELX-1750 Scene Material Corruption with Ref Models - Continued FELX-1702 Disconnected shaders when importing Referenced Model FELX-1686 Expression on Material of a Model is lost after Importing the Model FELX-1651 Scene Corruption in Felix due to Material
FELX-749 Cache - Load shape attribute (that reference object in the scene) might be bound to the wrong object FELX-726 Caching - Load cache doesn't create attributes definitions if the first frame in the timeline isn't cached FELX-718 Cache manager - Read -> Apply All should load the cache in the mixer with a scale corresponding to the subframe sampling FELX-1365 ICE Cache: Can't read all Lagoa attributes (crash) FELX-1361 Cache Manager: Start End Frames never persisted FELX-1360 Cache Manager: Two caches loaded instead of one
FELX-1836 FBX warnings shouldn't pop UI when imports occcur at cmd line. FELX-1772 objects sent from 3ds Max do not update FELX-1064 FBX: Node conecting to the reflectivity port of Lambert is missing during export FELX-1024 FBX scriptings commands missing in Help and softimage.wiki.softimage.com FELX-1884 OneClick Maya: Need a Send Entire Scene Option FELX-1842 Mudbox OneClick: Different updates from Mudbox have the same results in Softimage. FELX-316 Ability to import and export stereo camera rigs in FBX plug-in and ICEFLOW. FELX-1576 ICEFLOW - Need better warning when sending stuff from XSI to Max without having sent nothing from Max first.
FELX-1142 Corrupt frame numbers with "String File Path Sequence" ICE node FELX-363 SDK ICE: Multi-Phase Node fails to pull Data FELX-373 ICE 'Cache on File' node: File Name & co parameters not visible when 'Read Cache' FELX-1148 setdata to envelope map problem FELX-1209 ICE | New node to get per element data into a singleton array FELX-1771 Lagoa Crash | Rotating Object that has a child emitter FELX-996 Lagoa scenes and compounds should be updated to comply with sub-frame interpolation. FELX-377 Lagoa Collision Add Passive Body FELX-364 Lagoa Preset images path is wrong FELX-1323 ICE and lights: "Get data" node the "This." statement doesn't always work. FELX-1283 ICE | Get Data with self.kine.global works no more on Camera Primitive (compared to Softimage 2010) FELX-1112 crash connecting stuff up that shouldn't be FELX-959 ICE | GetSetAnd acts like GetSetOr
FELX-1741 Frame token padding behaves differently than documented. Docs are inconsistent. FELX-1358 More than one dash (-) in a frame set, crashes Softimage FELX-1838 Saving a rendered frame from the Preview Window without setting a file format results in .avi file FELX-1634 Texture projections do not render correctly if named "color" ACSO-110 Add the possibility to choose the Vertex Color Display Property from the Brush Properties PPG FELX-1649 PPG Logic OnChanged can't be use for Color parameters. FELX-183 Ability to set default fileformat for saved Preview image FELX-1803 Texture Editor: Add UV pinning to TE operations FELX-677 Allow users to set maximum OpenGL texture width to values greater than 2048 FELX-1419 Problem loading scene if rendertree Node name and ports are the same FELX-1545 MR Notification Problem | render region refreshes but does not render is not updated FELX-1430 Discrepancy between OGL and Mental ray display of ICE Color Attribute FELX-549 Using Geometry based Area Lights Dampens other lights FELX-792 CRASH Rendering With Irradiance Particles FELX-1239 Notification filtering through connections is missing scalar ouptut nodes in the renderer process callback FELX-1235 Scene render options reports wrong frame range with getValue() ACSO-31 Invalid render region dimensions after being resized interactively ACSO-35 3rd party renderers (e.g. Arnold) crash on Linux ACSO-44 Custom renderer DirtyList isn't cleared properly ACSO-45 AbortEvent breaks 3rd party renderers ACSO-46 libsiutilityshaders shader dependency
Capture and Compositing
FELX-190 Default value for preferences.Compositing.MaxCPUThreads to 8 FELX-1441 Missing compression slider for .jpg in Viewport Capture. Also set default JPG quality to 100%
FELX-1719 SDK Doc: OneClick commands not documented FELX-1776 SDK Example: New python TCP server example FELX-1463 SDK: Csharp plugin items stop working after NewScene FELX-1654 BoxTransformTool example manipulator fails on objects without geometry (lights, nulls, ...) FELX-1284 Crash when opening a Scintilla instance once the PythonWin Debugger has been opened FELX-1903 Can't set GUID_PropertyMappingAttribute with the ShaderParamDef API. FELX-562 More Menu anchor Points and Access to View Attributes FELX-1562 Custom Property Wizard is buggy FELX-1596 When uninstalling Softimage XSIPython removes python from all previous Softimage installations ACSO-130 PlotConstrainedTransforms command always popup dialog. ACSO-175 FCurve.RemoveKeys and FCurve.RemoveKeysAtIndex don't refresh the FCurve Editor and the timeline ACSO-72 SDK: "ClassName" of assigned material does not get expected class.
Fixes in 2012 SAP
These are the fixes that were made during the development of Softimage 2012 Subscription Advantage Pack.
MINU-452 Caching and reading ICE Topology causes crash MINU-443 Modeling_Columns_From_Strands Sample Scene needs to have Create_Copies_from_Polygon_Mesh updated to version 2.0 MINU-468 ICE Modeling | Modeling_Delete_Along_Edge_Loop scene has changed ( regression ) MINU-422 ICE Modeling | sample scene uses old compound MINU-416 ICE Modeling | fixes for strand extrusion compounds MINU-365 ICE procedural modeling local subdivide output weird results. MINU-159 Setting EdgeCrease results in crash to desktop MINU-149 ICEModeling | Using ApplyICEOp to add a topology compound break the UVs
MINU-463 Softimage crashes when selecting particles in raycast selection mode. MINU-415 Expose rbdtype param from Instance Shape node in Set Instance Geometry compound MINU-459 String file path sequence node appends '.' to output if File Name is empty MINU-350 Simulation scenes with Springs no longer simulate correctly MINU-273 Emit from Curves not longer gives expected result. MINU-322 Some menus (ex: Randomize Mass and Speed) on the ICE toolbar no longer works.. MINU-310 ICEFlowBuilder includes Randomize Around Value.1.1 that breaks existing compounds when you import them MINU-309 ICE | Get Data from two objects with same Name doesn't work MINU-304 Spawn_on_Collision fails to spawn on collision. MINU-297 sample grid scene precision issue MINU-274 ICE | The default value of the Particles Size inside the Emit from Geometry node is too big when simulating RBD. MINU-257 ICE reference become invalid when connecting another object MINU-254 ICE | wrong port name for Randomize Around Value MINU-149 ICEModeling | Using ApplyICEOp to add a topology compound break the UVs MINU-44 ICE | Crash with Reinterpret Location to New Geometry
MINU-419 Texture Projections: Filter out Texture projections created by 3D vector attributes MINU-70 Textures: Crash when connecting a Create Transform node to Edit UV node which was edited to set texturable flag on for Transform Parameter MINU-69 Textures: Edit UV Node - Set Texturable Flag ON for the Transform Parameter
MINU-172 Cannot specify LUT files in Color Management preferences
MINU-319 SDK WG LINUX: ClouderGeneratorFromDataFile example is broken
MINU-248 Autokey Border - change it to timeline instead of time range slider MINU-250 Can't select point cloud in shaded view mode when raycast selection preference is enabled.
MINU-426 FR Game Export | Only one light out of 3 is affecting the face
Known Issues in 2012 SAP
These are the know issues in the Softimage 2012 Subscription Advantage Pack.
Please note that the Known Problems and Limitations (KPL) list refers to issues that have been raised during the Beta cycles and are considered important enough for the Softimage user base to be made aware of. Suggestions, workarounds, general workflow issues and older bugs found in previous versions are not included in this list.
MINU-484 Exposed port removed when copy/pasting ICE compound MINU-406 Cap Hole gives weird results when applied on the border of a 2D obj. MINU-491 Operator locks don't survive object duplication