API Change log


2018.3.0 (2018-11-29)

  • [Feature]: Added support for color space in sbs and sbsar

2018.2.0 (2018-08-03)

  • [Feature]: Support for 2018.2 sbs format
  • [Fix]: Cleaned up log handling
  • [Fix]: Deprecated inconsistently named functions
  • [Fix]: Added more helpful error message when loading sbs file of incompatible version

2018.1.0 (2018-04-12)

  • [Feature]: Support for 2018.1 sbs format
  • [Feature]: Added support for setting up UDIM’s in sbs files
  • [Feature]: Added autograph library for creating pixel processors/dynamic functions more conveniently (previously available as the sbsmath library among the samples)
  • [Feature]: Added support for automatically laying out graphs
  • [Feature]: Added API support for getting all inputs of a graph
  • [Feature]: Added support for deleting ui elements such as frames, comments and navigation pins
  • [Feature]: Added support for reframing a frame around nodes that has moved
  • [Fix]: Added support for loading sbsar files using new compression settings
  • [Fix]: Find the good dependency when its uid is not provided in the CompInstance path
  • [Fix]: Added support for controlling the Alpha Channel of the normal node

2017.2.3 (2018-02-06)

  • [Feature] Added support for bitmap resize method parameter.
  • [Fix] Fixed an issue with Change SBSGraph.getNodesConnectedFrom that didn’t selected some valid nodes.
  • [Fix] Corrected spelling error TGA file enum format name causing issues setting TGA as format in baking parameter.
  • [Fix] Fixed bad ‘RelativeTo’ value for dynamic function on non-base parameters.

2017.2.2 (2017-10-25)

  • [Feature] Handle MDL graphs: allow creating and editing MDL graphs, setting parameters and generate MDL related resources.
  • [Feature] MDL Documentation and sample script.
  • [Feature] Allow creating a MDL Graph from a template.
  • [Feature] Added wrapper for FreeImage and functionality for loading image information when creating nodes.
  • [Fix] Ensure deleting a temporary folder in case of error during the process.
  • [Fix] Fix sbscleaner so that it does not remove any Input nodes, even if they are not connected to an Output.
  • [Fix] Optimized detection of cycles for large networks when adding nodes by changing lists to sets/maps.
  • [Support SD2017.2] Added support for float 2 position, offset widget and forward transform matrix.
  • [Support SD2017.2] Added support for new base parameter ‘Pixel ratio’.
  • [Support SD2017.2] Update sbs format for updaters up to 201710: changes & cleanup & simplification & typos correction. No more SBSValueOrOverload, SBSVariables, SBSCompExternalLink, SBSCompExternal
  • [Support SD2017.2] Declare new Substance & MDL graph templates.

2017.2.1 (2017-09-11)

  • Added pysbs/batchtools.py to call directly the Batchtools from Pysbs.
  • Handle default Graph templates with an enumeration.
  • Proper logging system.
  • Remove dependency on cffi package, use ctypes instead.
  • Use psdparse from SD install folder instead of SAT, as we don’t have the right to distribute psdparse in SAT for now.
  • Allow creating a resource at the root of the package.
  • Fix input/output type issues for a number of nodes in sbsfunctions Added log2 function.
  • Fix comparing resources: accept lower/upper case for the resource Format.
  • Fix encoding issues and ensure appropriate encoding for all calls to an external process (subprocess, dll loading).
  • Fix Python 2.7 64bit, where struct.pack/unpack are expecting a string instead of a unicode.
  • Fix faulty command line example for demoBuildSBSFromPainterBitmaps.
  • Fix content list is None instead of [] when necessary.

2017.2.0 (2017-08-02)

  • Improve node connections: add helpers to get info on connections, allow moving connections to another pin.
  • Handle graph/function creation from a template file.
  • Sbscleaner: add the possibility to clean unused dependencies.
  • Handle the GUI comments associated to a Node.
  • Allow moving a graph/group/function/resource under another group.
  • Allow setting the identifier of a graph/group/function/resource.
  • Allow relocating resource - Check resource extension.
  • Add a helper function to split a path containing a dependency uid into two parts.
  • Change signature containing ‘RelPath’ or ‘PkgPath’ to ‘InternalPath’
  • Fix computing GUI rectangle of nodes with more than 3 inputs/outputs.

2017.1.1 (2017-07-18)

  • Rename Substance Pipeline Tools into Substance Automation Toolkit.
  • Fix deleting input/output node of a Substance graph: delete also the corresponding input parameter/graph output.
  • Fix input/output named with a value known by the sbsdictionary.
  • Fix setting the default value but with non-default inheritance.
  • Handle dynamic multiple inputs on Pixel processor and FxMap nodes.

2017.1.0 (2017-06-30)

  • Rework and document getDefinition() function, add getIdentifier() function on all LibObjects.
  • Handle input parameter of kind String + String function nodes.
  • Split sbslibrary into sbslibrary and sbsdictionaries.
  • Split sbsbakerslibrary into sbsbakerslibrary and sbsbakersdictionaries.
  • SD2017.1: Update documentation: document new features + cleanup & rewording.
  • SD2017.1: Handle changes in the baking parameters.
  • SD2017.1: Add support for embedded presets within .sbs files. Common interface for .sbs and .sbsar
  • SD2017.1: Do not pre-escape < and > characters for text area GUI fields anymore + Homogenize attributes.

1.0.3 (2017-05-22)

  • Remove dependency on Substance Designer. Use Substance Pipeline Tools instead.
  • Rename pydesigner in pysbs.
  • Allow to declare the moving of a sbs in all the sbs in a given tree.
  • Rework SBSNode getters / setters.
  • Declare sbsupdater batch tools.
  • Display a clear exception when requesting info on an unparsed / uninitialized package.
  • Unicode support - Remove unnecessary conversion to ‘str’ causing trouble in Python2.7.
  • Fix issue in exception when giving invalid parameter to a SBSCompInstance.
  • Fix format version issue (was string comparison).

1.0.2 (2017-05-17)

  • Publish documentation to Confluence.
  • Handle GUIObjects: Comments/Frame/NavigationPin.

1.0.1 (2017-03-30)

  • Sd6 support: Handle Font resource creation.
  • Reduce bitmap size & update doc.
  • Handle Version Format 6.0.2.
  • Updater script using SBSMutator.

1.0.0 (2017-03-30)

  • Support SD6 new attributes and filters.

0.1.7 (2017-03-22)

  • Add attribute helpers for .sbsar.
  • Handle graph Icon.
  • Add helpers for graph attributes.
  • Add sbscleaner for cleaning graph/function/substance facilities.
  • Handle creation of imported SVG resources.
  • Add helpers + code & doc cleanup.
  • Rewrite sbsenum with range().

0.1.6 (2017-03-14)

  • Handle .psd format for resource creation. Uses psdparse.exe provided by SD.
  • Create SD dummy app for test, with psdparse executable and SD resource packages.
  • Move demos/sample/test into pydesigner_demos.

0.1.5 (2017-03-01)

  • Handle SBSAR format - Create common interfaces for SBS and SBSAR.
  • Check format version.

0.1.4 (2017-03-01)

  • Allow exporting a Substance with its dependencies.
  • Allow write a SBSDocument at a different location.

0.1.3 (2017-03-01)

  • Fix dependency issue.
  • Add helpers on input parameters and widget.
  • Compatibility with Python 3.5.

0.1.2 (2017-03-01)

  • Add BakingParameters API - Bakers library & properties.
  • Create Imported Resource.
  • Add Doc Source to Git Repo.
  • Check cycles before connection.

0.1.1 (2017-03-01)

  • Setup file + Package for Source distribution ok.