HOOPS Exchange 2020
The support for the latest version of SolidWorks (2020) is under process and our team is doing its maximum to release it in a short period of time.
Minimum OS version for _CentOS_ upgraded from 6.x to 7
Compiler toolchain version upgraded from GCC 6.5 to GCC 8
Compiler toolchain version upgraded from NDK 11c to NDK R18b
HOOPS Exchange does not require ImageMagick any longer. Thus the following libraries are not part of the package anymore and can be safely removed from your distribution:
Because of the removal of ImageMagick, the following image formats are not supported anymore by our readers:
Autodesk Animator (CEL)
Enhanced MetaFile (EMF, only supported on Windows platforms)
Interleaved Bitmap (ILBM)
PiCture eXchange (PCX)
Adobe PhotoShop (PSD)
Tagged Image File Format (TIFF)
Progress Bar improvements for the Parasolid bridge
We added the support for a progress bar for
This addition is mostly noticeable when used along with models which contain an important amount of representation items.
SolidWorks Holes as Assembly Features
Hole Wizard is a SolidWorks tool which allows to create holes at part or assembly level without the need of drawing or using complex features combinations.
In a context of supporting assembly-level hole features, we added the support for SolidWorks Hole Wizards upon reading.
Internal changes on surface split
Internal changes have been made to improve overall stability and performances of splitting bi-periodic surfaces.
The list of fixed bugs can be found on Fixed Bugs List.