Animator4, version 1.1.0 released

GNS has released a new version of Animator4. Version 1.1.0 contains a lot of significant improvements and bug fixes.

New features for Animator4, version 1.1.0:

  • Tcl-scripting interface, Tcl-version 8.5, including a small API to access Animator4.
  • New Batch version with full Animator4 functionality.
  • image recording now performs automatic clipping of visible view area (occlusions by other windows/dialogs are not considered, only desktop/workspace boundary)
  • implemented setting default targets for session files: Default targets are taken from the "rea ses"command, these targets are used, when no target specifications appear in the session. The default targets for the "a4_default.ses"-file are all slots and all views
  • added options to set defaults for curve views
  • support of impact point for identify and identify time history
  • new dialog: curve modify for reviewing and modifying all details of a curve including meta data
  • included layer/group info for parts in partdialog
  • implemented additional filters for curvelist
  • implemented drag&drop for parts from partdialog to layerdialog
  • filtering and modifying the unit system can now automatically be done during curve import
  • Added spacemouse support.
  • QuickCalculation directly in the curvelist (filter, shift & scale)
  • support for PLOTELs
  • Calculator GUI was extended to support calculation with displacement and function result.
  • Calculator GUI now stores a history of the last used formulas.
  • Added support for statesets in "fun/dis cal"
  • Ported Animator3 UserPopup functionality to Animator4.
  • Ported feature from Animator3 to load vector data as displacements (supported by Nastran andUniversal interface).
  • Additional functions for curve calculations:

    • inter intersection between curves
    • db dezibel calculation
    • lsml linear regression with least square method

Information about fixed bugs is available from the 'Help->About Animator4->What's new' dialog.





Program Versions

Animator4 2.5.1
Generator4 1.6.3
OpenForm 2.14.1
Generator2 0.1.5