12 May 2017
This is a bugfix release, fixing fur and curves UVs.
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 (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.
- Skin UVs are now automatically exported to fur UVs (htoa#892)
- The lightpath expression menu is now dynamically updated with the scene light groups (htoa#899)
Bump slot removed from material output (htoa#897)
reference_timebetween deform and transform motion blur (core#5946)
AiSetAppString()not working (core#5947)
Curves with varying UVs rendering wrong (core#5973)
Shadow matte shader missing transparency with passthrough shader (core#5977)
See also the Arnold 188.8.131.52 release notes for the full list of core enhancements and fixes.