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Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed a bug in Guide Process SOP's Set Length operation which could cause the tips of curves to snap to the origin. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed a bug where calling hou.Geometry.primStringAttribValues() crashed Houdini when invoked on a geometry that had some (not all) primitives without the specified attribute. Fixed similar crash with hou.Geometry.pointStringAttribValues(). yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed the bug where "EXR Attributes" stopped working when "EXR Post Processing" was enabled. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed a problem in the finite-element fracturing code, where invalid rest positions were used to determine internal stress. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed Key-Value Dictionary parameters so that they do not accept duplicate keys. If a duplicate key is entered then Houdini makes the key unique by appending a numerical suffix to it. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed incorrect quad ordering in the Shape COP's Hollow fill mode which produced sawtooth-like artifacts. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Ensured that volume preservation in FEM stays consistent when a file created in 15.5 is loaded in Houdini 16. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Packed geometry and packed fragment primitives can now be created via HOM methods. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fix pose mode (aka stealth) picking for float parms that are not bound to any handles. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed the embedded help browser so that it does produce unreadable, aliased web content on MacOS when running Houdini with High DPI or Large UI size. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 The Remesh SOP will properly update data ids now. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.562 Fixed color visualization on shaded curves and for primitive attributes on regular curves. yesterday
Houdini 16.0.561 Remove a lock converting ascii to double. On Linux, this improves the time required to load .obj files. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed performance slowdown when a time-dependent SOP node receives input from a Stash SOP after reloading a HIP file. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 The Remesh SOP has been verbified. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed bug where panning with ortho viewports linked and the SHIFT modifier for more precise control did not work correctly. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed bug where zooming with ortho viewports linked did not respect the SHIFT modifier for more precise control. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 The TIFF library has been updated to 4.0.7. In particular, this adds support for BigTIFF.

Various crashes in COPs with very large files have been fixed.

Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed a recently introduced bug on Linux and Windows where menus, tooltips and dialogs opened past the boundaries of the desktop when running Houdini with the High DPI UI size. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed potential crashes when passing invalid argument types to HOM methods that expect a dictionary (such as hou.hmath.buildTransform()). Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fixed incorrect dicing and potential crashes with baking when there are multiple UV render objects. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Disabling materials when Shaded Open Curves is enabled no longer causes the curve ribbons to disappear. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Added a hotkey to temporary toggle the state of the "Allow Dropping Nodes on Wires" preference while in the middle of dragging a node. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.561 Fix bug where animated ramp parameters on VEX/VOP related nodes failed to flag their owner node as time dependent. Mon. March 27, 2017
Houdini 16.0.558 The dialog script for VOPs now supports syntax for defining custom tags for node inputs and outputs. Eg, inputtag { input_name tag_name tag_value } The tags can be queried thru hou.VopNodeType.inputTags(). Fri. March 24, 2017
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