Release Notes

1.1.1

16 November 2017

1.1.0

12 September 2017
  • changed

    Import assetComponent location picker now defaults to location where the component exists. If a component exists in more than one location, the priority order determines the default location.

  • fixed

    Info dialogTasks dialogInfo and Tasks dialogs are not compatible with recent versions of Qt.

  • fixed

    APIAll widgets are not compatible with recent versions of Qt.

1.0.1

11 July 2017
  • fixed

    Asset managerCannot change version of versions with a sequence component.

1.0.0

7 July 2017
  • fixed

    APIErrors in hooks are shown as event hub errors.

  • fixed

    Asset managerUiAsset manager fails to open in some rare cases.

  • fixed

    APIApplication search on disk does not follow symlinks.

  • changed

    APIEventsThe ftrack.connect.application.launch event is now also emitted through the new api. The event allows you to modify the command and/or environment of applications before they are launched.

  • changed

    APIChanged Connector based plugins to use the new API to publish assets.

  • fixed

    Import assetUiImport asset dialog errors when a version has no user.

  • changed

    APIChanged from using legacy API locations to using locations from the ftrack-python-api. Make sure to read the migration notes before upgrading: release/migration/upcoming/developer_notes

  • fixed

    InternalFixed occasional X11 related crashes when launching actions on Linux.

  • changed

    PublishThe new api and locations are used for publishing.

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  • changed

    InternalX11 windows system is not thread safe.

  • changed

    Asset managerInternalUiUpdate color on version indicator in asset manager.

  • fixed

    SettingsNumberic settings cannot be set to higher than 99.

0.1.33

17 January 2017
  • fixed

    DocumentationInstallation and usage instructions are confusing for users who have downloaded the pre-built package.

0.1.32

1 December 2016
  • fixed

    APISwitched to require ftrack-python-api > 1.0.0.

0.1.31

1 December 2016
  • fixed

    WidgetEntity picker may cause instability on some combinations of platforms and applications.

  • new

    Asset version scannerAdded new method to scan for new asset versions.

0.1.30

23 September 2016
  • fixed

    Asset managerAsset manager fails to switch versions if an asset is removed without refreshing the list.

0.1.29

21 September 2016
  • fixed

    InternalWrapper for PySide2 and Qt5 does not work properly on Windows.

0.1.28

16 September 2016
  • changed

    InternalAdd wrapper for PySide2 / Qt5 to support Maya 2017 and other future applications that rely on later versions of Qt.

  • fixed

    APIInternalConnect break in case of slow connection or missing url icon.

  • changed

    InternalSpeedup asset manager.

  • fixed

    InternalConnect logs are saved to the wrong directory.

0.1.27

8 August 2016
  • new

    ActionsAdded default action to reveal a Component in the OS default file browser.

0.1.26

19 July 2016
  • new

    InternalLogs are now written to file and the logs directory can be accessed via the about menu.

0.1.25

7 June 2016
  • changed

    InternalImprove support for debugging tools.

  • fixed

    Asset managerAsset versioning change breaks if versions has been deleted.

0.1.24

7 June 2016
  • fixed

    Error when starting connect with invalid ftrack server URL.

0.1.23

6 May 2016
  • fixed

    APIEventsThe ftrack.connect.publish-components event listener does not work correctly when using Windows.

0.1.22

2 May 2016
  • new

    APIEventsAdded new ftrack.connect.publish-components event listener which can be used to publish components from applications not supporting the locations framework.

  • changed

    Login details and credentials are now stored in a json file in the platform specific user data folder instead of using QSettings.

  • fixed

    Unable to logout on some platforms.

0.1.21

30 March 2016
  • fixed

    APIEventsEvent listeners using new API may be registered twice.

0.1.20

14 March 2016
  • new

    PluginsAdded a menu option to open the default plugin directory.

  • changed

    Improved error handling for invalid server URLs.

  • new

    Added ability to login using regular users credentials via web interface instead of API key. Username and API key fields are therefore hidden by default in the ftrack connect login screen.

  • new

    Eventsftrack connect will now respond to the ftrack.connect.discover event which can be used to identify if ftrack connect is running for the current user.

  • new

    LocationPaths for custom locations that are implemented in the new Python API, ftrack-python-api, are now resolved in Connect.

  • new

    Location ScenarioAdded a new hook that can be used to detect problems and present information to the user.

  • new

    Location ScenarioAdded a configure storage scenario widget that will be shown on startup if a storage scenario has not been configured on the server.

  • changed

    Event pluginsEvent plugins are now loaded for the new Python API, ftrack-python-api. Read more

  • fixed

    UiRestore ftrack_connect.panelcom.PanelComInstance communication with contextSelector, so changes to the environments get reflected into the widgets.

0.1.19

8 January 2016
  • new

    Context SelectorAdded new ftrack_connect.ui.widget.context_selector.ContextSelector widget that can be used to present and browse for a context.

  • changed

    Removed BrowseTasksSmallWidget in favor of ftrack_connect.ui.widget.context_selector.ContextSelector.

0.1.18

10 November 2015
  • new

    Added new ftrack_connect.ui.widget.html_combobox.HtmlComboBox widget and ftrack_connect.ui.widget.html_delegate.HtmlDelegate.

0.1.17

16 October 2015
  • fixed

    ActionsThe option launch with latest is not respected when launching Adobe applications.

  • fixed

    ActionsDeveloperWhen launching actions via connect, not all action data are passed when firing the launch event.

0.1.16

2 October 2015

0.1.15

22 September 2015
  • changed

    Entity BrowserAdded support for new workflow object icons in entity browser.

  • fixed

    CrewHumanized notification dates are not always correct.

  • fixed

    PublisherClean up after a failed publish fails if not permitted to delete version.

0.1.14

8 September 2015
  • new

    ActionsAdded support for launching actions from Connect.

  • new

    CrewAdded crew widgets for chat and notifications.

  • changed

    ActionsApplications may now include description and variant.

  • changed

    Developerthumbnail.Base will no longer default to ellipsis shape. Use thumbnail.EllipsisBase for round thumbnails.

0.1.13

31 August 2015
  • changed

    PublisherUpdate entity browser to support updated naming convention.

0.1.12

24 August 2015
  • new

    PublisherSupport custom object types and icons in entity browser.

0.1.11

5 June 2015
  • changed

    PublisherFile browser now defaults to home directory.

  • fixed

    PublisherFile browser crashes if file is removed or renamed.

  • fixed

    PublisherFile browser not being refreshed if closed and reopened.

0.1.10

6 May 2015
  • fixed

    PublisherCan not add files via drag and drop with non-ascii characters in the path.

0.1.9

18 March 2015
  • new

    DeveloperAdded base widgets and connectors to be used by application plugins.

0.1.8

2 March 2015
  • fixed

    PublisherPublisher browser breaks when objects and files have non-ascii characters.

  • new

    DeveloperTutorialAdded tutorial on how to add you own custom applications and how to modify the environment. Read more

  • changed

    PublisherAdded the possibility to specify if you like to version up an existing version or create a new version when publishing. Read more

0.1.7

3 February 2015
  • fixed

    PublisherPublisher is stuck in processing state if publish fails.

0.1.6

30 January 2015
  • change

    DeveloperMoved logic for finding and starting applications supported by legacy plugins from the ftrack connect core to the legacy plugins repository.

  • fixed

    Unable to launch NukeX on Windows.

  • fixed

    Wrong Nuke version is launched on Windows if several are installed.

  • fixed

    Hiero and HieroPlayer are not discovered on Windows.

0.1.5

26 January 2015
  • change

    Include all environment variables when launching applications.

0.1.4

23 January 2015
  • new

    Added About option to menu to display eg. version, logged in user and ftrack server url.

  • change

    Use a managed location when publishing from adobe extensions to prevent publishing temporary files.

0.1.3

14 January 2015
  • change

    Update default action_discover and action_launch hooks to support new format in ftrack 3.0.3. Read more

  • new

    Support launching applications with legacy ftrack plugins enabled.

  • fixed

    Fix import error causing Nuke to not launch correctly via Connect.

0.1.2

17 December 2014
  • Release to match version for package. No changes introduced.

0.1.1

2 December 2014
  • new

    Support publishing independently of applications.

  • new

    Provide default actions for discovering and launching locally installed applications.