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/** \page om_changelog Changelog
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<tr valign=top><td><b>3.4</b> (?/?/?,Rev.1220)</td><td>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fixed crash when writing with multiple threads to mostream. closes #2293 (Note: This fix is only active with C++11 support) </li>
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<li>fix "relink failed" condition closes #1244. This patch fixes a rare condition in add_face, where a non-manifold configuration could be created. </li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Writers: Avoid std::endl in various writers to avoid flushing the output stream on every line. (Thanks to Roman Zoller for the hint).</li>
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<b>Tools</b>
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<li>Don't use auto_ptr when compiler supports C++11. Replaced by unique_ptr.</li>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>Fixed various build warnings</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Added extra hint about status flags when collapsing edges</li>
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<li>updated tutorial on reading and writing meshes with python bindings</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Python Bindings: strip pythonlibs version string of possible other characters than 0-9 and .  (e.g. '+')</li>
<li>Python Bindings: don't require boost-python</li>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>3.3</b> (2015/01/16,Rev.1204)</td><td>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>change name of the types "True" and "False" to "TrueType" and "FalseType" to clarify, that these are types and avoid conflicts</li>
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<li>Fixed two missing this pointers</li>
<li>Removed several unused variables</li>
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<li>PolyConnectivity: Fixed constness of EntityRange begin() and end() methods.</li>
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<li>VectorT: add specializations for 5/6 dimension vectors</li>
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<li>VectorT: added const getter for data_vector()</li>
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<li>VectorT: <b> Modified Vector constructors!</b> The constructors now check the size of the vector at compile time not run time. This might produce compiler errors but ensures that the vectors are initialized correctly.</li>
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<b>Python Interface</b>
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<li>Added a Python interface for OpenMesh. Implemented via boost python</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added copy_to method.</li>
<li>PropertyManager: Added static copy(...) convenience method.</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>OBJ writer: remove excluding condition for face color (Thanks to Javier Granado for the hint). closes #2247 </li>
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<li>PLY Reader: add custom property support for PLY reader ASCII version</li>
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<li>VDPM: fix comparison with invalid iterator closes #2263 </li>
<li>Decimater: ModProgMeshT fix 32/64-bit bug on windows (analyzer and synthesizer reads with unsigned int -> 32bit, writer writes size_t -> possible 64-bit)</li>
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<li>Decimater: Added an observer class which can trigger a callback to monitor and abort the decimater process from outside.</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>New acg logo for OpenMesh</li>
<li>Fixed compilation documentation to include Qt5 and latest compilers</li>
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<li>Added smootherdocu. closes #2185</li>
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<li>Added documentation about direction of the circulators</li>
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<li>Fixed Typo in Mesh Kernel Concept Documentation (return value)</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>add unittest for vdpm (read and write/read) closes #2263</li>
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<b>Build system</b>
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<li>Apple/Unix: Don't install into libs/OpenMesh subdir but directly into libs. closes #2257</li>
<li>Apple/Unix: Install to lib64 on 64-bit. closes #2257</li>
<li>fix wrong name for static lib on unix based os with multi generator compilers</li>
<li>fix permissions for static lib (they have the same as all other libs now)</li>
<li>fix cmake (>=3.0) warning on MacOS idue to missing rpath. closes #2251</li>
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<li>Fixed Typo in gtest finder (Thanks to Roman Zoller for the patch)</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fixed copy paste typos in the vertex face and face face range code</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Silence the readers/writers (Some of them always wrote output to command line).</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added PropertyManager::move to C++11 .</li>
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<b>Subdivider</b>
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<li>Added CatmullClark without point updates support.</li>
<li>Uniform, Longest Edge: fixed template deduction error with float precision meshes</li>
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<li>Updated doxyfile to 1.8.7</li>
<li>Added some documentation to get the to and from vertices to the mesh navigation page</li>
<li>Added boundary navigation info to mesh navigation page</li>
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<b>Build system</b>
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<li>Qt5 support for example apps</li>
<li>Improved OpenMesh cmake gtest finder for Xcode 5.1.1 with gtest 1.7</li>
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<li>Don't copy qt4 anymore, if build_apps is disabled, but the qmake variable still defined</li>
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<li>Add dependencies and fixbundle for apps only if we build apps</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added unittest for textured meshes</li>
<li>Read/Write OBJ: Fixed unsigned signed comparison</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fix for c++11 call to pointer to member function of type 'VertexIter ()' drops 'const' qualifier (Thanks to Ronald Richter and Kenshi Takayama for the fix)</li>
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<li>PolyConnectivity: Added range based circulators courtesy of Kenshi Takayama. (Thanks!)</li>
<li>Rearranged the code a bit in order to have all range based stuff in one place.</li>
<li>Fixed calc_normals_... functions (Missing this pointer) Thanks to Martin Schmidt for the report</li>
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<b>Decimater</b>
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<li>Fixed Destructor of ModNormaldeviation: Requested normals on destruction</li>
<li>Decimater doesn't need normals anymore, if no module requires normals</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added set_range method</li>
<li>PropertyManager: Added duplicate method</li>
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<b>Subdivider</b>
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<li>Added missing include of Property.hh to uniform loop subdivider. (Thanks to Jonathan Balzer for the hint)</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Fixed material writer using wrong stream (Thanks to  Vladimir Chalupecky for the fix). closes 2037</li> 
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<li>VTK Writer: Added simple VTK writer writing only vertices and faces (Thanks to Vladimir Chalupecky for the code). closes 2039</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fix locking up when loading some binary files ( Thanks to  Peter Newman for the patch). closes 2141</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added unittests for the normal calculation functions </li>
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<b>Build system</b>
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<li>Added OpenMesh finder. Closes 959</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Rewrote all circulators (STL compliant, removed redundant code)</li>
<li>Added stream operator for FVIter.</li>
<li>Added mesh cast for meshes with different but identical traits.</li>
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<li>Fixed segfault of copy_all_properties if one property has been removed before. (Thanks to Simon Flöry for the patch)</li>
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<li>Added more convenient versions of calc_edge_vector to PolyMeshT.</li>
<li>Added HalfedgeLoop iterator to iterate over loops of halfedges (faces, hoes)</li>
<li>OpenMesh: Added convenience method for face centroid computation.</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>close stl files with endsolid</li>
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<li>fix om writer writing colors</li>
<li>Fixed regression and Problem in OM writer</li>
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<li>Fixed bug in OM Writer when bool property is written which contains 0x20. (Thanks to Simon Flöry for the patch)</li>
<li>The OpenMesh STLReader now also reads face normals if requested</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added ability to get property name</li>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added getMesh property to PropertyManager.</li>
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<li>Improved C++11-branch of PropertyManager and at the same time fixed compile error with gcc 4.7</li>
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<li>Put mesh_cast methods into surrounding namespace so clang finds them.</li>
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<li>Build fix for getopt.h on Apple. (Thanks to Adam Vandenberg for the fix)</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Adapt to new iterators</li>
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<li>Updated the OpenMesh tutorials to be OM 3 compliant</li>
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<li>Use short names in Doxygen to prevent windows build failure due to excessive name length</li>
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<li>Updated doxygen files</li>
<li>Use different DOT_FONTNAME</li>
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<li>Added hint that collapse needs status attrributes on the mesh</li>
<li>Raised Documentation to Doxyfile 1.8.5</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added more om reader/writer unittests</li>
<li>Mesh Dual test</li>
<li>Stripifier test</li>
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<li>Split unittests into seperate compile units</li>
<li>Added mesh_cast unit test</li>
<li>STL normal reader unit tests</li>
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<b>Build system</b>
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<li>Build unittests with variadic max of 10 on VS 2012</li>
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<li>enable deprecated warning for msvc</li>
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<li>Added flag to activate largeaddressaware option on WIN</li>
<li>Removed obsolete ftemplate-depth, as the defaults should be fine</li>
<li>Removed outdated VS2008 project file</li>
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<li>Use cmake generator targetnames for copying files</li>
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<b>Significant interface changes</b>
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<li>The functions n_vertices(),n_edges().n_faces() return size_t now.</li>
<li>reserve and resize of the property vectors now take size_t</li>
<li>Fixed various other size_t conversions</li>
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<b>Vector Type</b>
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<li>vector_type min(const vector_type& _rhs) and vector_type max(const vector_type& _rhs) are declared const now. (Thanks to Vladimir Chalupecky for the hint)</li>
<li>minimize and maximize return vector_type& (reference) instead of vector_type (value) to allow chaining p.minimize(p1).minimize(p2). (Thanks to Vladimir Chalupecky for the hint)</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Allow PolyConnectivity::delete_edge to mark an edge as deleted, if there are no faces incident.</li>
<li>Don't use c headers in c++ files anymore</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Try to get rid of memory leak in IOManager(Changes the pointer used for IOManager to a static IOManager in the getter function)</li>
<li>Fixed writing face indices in different configurations regarding vertex texture coordinates and vertex normals (Thanks to Robert Luo for the patch)</li>
<li>Fixed a bug with OBJReader that prevented the material color to be loaded correctlyi(Thanks to Karthik Nathan for the patch)</li>
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<li>Made STL Reader work, with the clear = false flag and Redundant lookup removed. ( Thanks to Peter Newman for the patch)</li>
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<li>Missing include, preventing build on VS2012 (Thanks to Mageri Filali Maltouf for the patch)</li>
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<li>Fixed various warnings reported by cppcheck</li>
<li>read_mesh now throws a compile error if an Options::Flag enum is passed as an argument instead of an Options object</li>
<li>Make OpenMesh PLY writer work as expected (Thanks to Chin-chia Wu for the patch)</li>
<li>Added colori and colorAi functions to BaseExporter which return Vec3i and Vec4i respectively</li>
<li>Adjusted the PLYWriter to use colori and colorAi for writing ascii files</li>
<li>Added a ColorFloat flag to Options, which can be set to write and read RGBA values as float instead of unsigned char</li>
<li>PLY writer and reader can now also handle color floats</li>
<li>OFF support for floats. Note that for reading binary OFF files with color floats, the user has to set the flag, that floats are expected</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Added PropertyManager::propertyExists() method.</li>
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<li>PropertyManager: Enabled initialization of invalid PropertyManager.</li>
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<li>Added color_cast from Vec3f and Vec4f to Vec3i and Vec3ui</li>
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<b>Decimater</b>
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<li>Make Hausdorff module thread safe. Removed static point vector. (Thanks to Falko Löffler for the fix)</li>
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<b>Tools</b>
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<li>Command Line Decimater: Added an explanation on how to use multiple modules to the commandlineDecimater help output</li>
<li>Command Line Decimater: The normal deviation module now also is a priority module in the commandlineDecimater tool</li>
<li>Gui Decimater: Added decimater related help output to DecimaterGui when 'h' is pressed as the application is running</li>
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<li>Added unittest for skipping iterators</li>
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<li>Added unittest for collapse and is_collapse_ok</li>
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<li>Added unittests for delete_face</li>
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<li>Added unittests for circulators</li>
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<li>Added test for writing and reading vertex colors to and from an OFF file. The default color type Vec3uc from DefaultTraits in Traits.hh is used.</li>
<li>Added a ply file written with MeshLab and a corresponding unittest</li>
<li>Added a unittest that writes and reads a binary PLY file with vertex colors</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Adjusted the documation for the decimation tutorial so that the priority module is correctly initialized</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Return vertex handles of newly added vertices in split and split_copy for faces when passing points instead of handles</li>
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<li>Fixed copy and paste typo in split_copy for face handle</li>
<li>Replaced fabs by the std methods to fix errors when using norms with double vectors</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Fixed missing cast in importer which lead to problems when using different vector type. (Thanks to Mario Deuss for the fix)</li>
<li>Fixed bug in OBJ reader, where some faces could be missing(Thanks to Ian Kerr for the Fix)</li>
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<li>Fixed Decimater example</li>
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<li>Improved Docs for is_boundary() functions</li>
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<li>Added unittest for vertexOHalfedge Iterator</li>
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<li>Added unittests for boundary vertices and faces</li>
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<li>Added test for VectorT abs function</li>
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<li>New garbage collection function with possibility to update existing handles</li>
<li>Fixed crash in garbage collection, if certain status flags are not available (warns in debug mode!)</li>
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<b>License</b>
<ul>
<li>Relicense under LGPL v3 with additional exception for template inclusion</li>
</ul>

<b>Readers/Writers</b>
<ul>
<li> PLY writer fix ( thanks to Marc Hugi )</li>
<li> PLY reader fix ( wrong parsing of uchar binary data )</li>
<li> PLY reader warnings fix ( thanks to Ilya A. Kriveshko )</li>
<li> OBJ Reader now stores texture information in additional Mesh properties</li>
<li> OBJ reader/writer fixes</li>
</ul>


<b>Tools</b>
<ul>
<li> Smother now respects feature primitives </li>
<li> Decimater improvements and fixes ( thanks to Ilya A. Kriveshko ) </li>
</ul>

<b>Build system</b>
<ul>
<li> Updated directory structure </li>
<li> Changed libnames to libOpenMesh and libOpenMeshTools </li>
<li> cmake support </li>
<li> bugfixes to qmake build system </li>
<li> Keep some basic ACGMake files around ( acgmake is deprecated!! We will not provide support for it! Please use cmake or qmake instead. ) </li>
</ul>

<b>Other</b>
<ul>
<li> Fixed some warnings with latest gcc </li>
<li> Per halfedge texture coordinates added </li>
<li> Extended functions to get available properties </li>
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<li>Fix for OBJ reader not reading texture coordinates correctly ( Thanks to Kamalneet Singh )</li>
<li>Fixed included Visual Studio files</li>
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<ul>
<li>Ported applications to qt4</li>
<li>Bugfixes in Decimater</li>
<li>Improved Documentation</li>
<li>Dropped support for gcc 3.x compilers (This does not mean that it does not work anymore)</li>
<li>Dropped support for Versions of Visual Studio older than 2008</li>
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<li>Fixed a VS 2005 compilation issue regarding the Sqrt3 subdivision class.</li>
<li>Fixed GCC-4.1 compilation problems.</li>
<li>The STL writer routine now correctly closes the <tt>"solid"</tt> block with <tt>"endsolid"</tt>.</li>
<li>The API of the vector class has been changed slightly due to problems with some versions of GCC:<br/>
The cast operator to the scalar type has been removed and replaced by
the function <tt>data()</tt>. Hence, existing code like
<blockquote>
<tt>Vec3f vertex;</tt><br/>
<tt>...</tt><br/>
<tt>glVertex3fv( vertex );</tt>
</blockquote>
has to be changed to
<blockquote>
<tt>Vec3f vertex;</tt><br/>
<tt>...</tt><br/>
<tt>glVertex3fv( vertex.data() );</tt>
</blockquote>
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<ul>
<li>Mainly fixed the bugs collected in beta4.</li>
<li>Slightly changed module handling in the Decimater.</li>
<li>Removed some parts to keep the project maintainable.</li>
<li>Fixed MacOS compilation problems.</li>
<li>Compatibility for latest gcc4 compilers.</li>
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<ul>
<li>Bugs fixed: 1.0.0-beta3:001</li>
<li>Documentation of module Core completed.</li>
<li>Documentation of module Tools::Decimater and 
    Tools::Subdivider completed.</li>
<li>Revised class structure for uniform subdivision.</li>
<li>Revised rule handling for composite adaptive subdivision.</li>
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The beta3 fixes only the known bugs in beta2.
<ul>
<li>Bugs fixed: 1.0.0-beta2:{001, 002, 003, 004}</li>
<li><b>Known Bugs</b>:
  <ul>
    <li>001: OFFReader: Option bit not cleared before analyzing .off header.
      <br>Symptoms: If a previously read .off file had normals/texcoords,
          a second read of another file w/o normals or texcoords, will return
          with option bits normals/texcoords enabled.          
    </li>
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<ul>

<li>Change of directory structure
    <pre>
+- %OpenMesh/
   +- Core/     # previously %OpenMesh
   +- Tools/    # previously OpenMeshTools
   +- Apps/     # previously OpenMeshApps
   +- Win/      # contains all solutions files and projects for MS VC++
   +- Doc/      # contains all documentation
    </pre>
    Note! The supplied script \c %OpenMesh/migrate.sh can be used to
    adjust include paths and ACGMakefiles. (It's not guarantied the
    script handles every case, but so far it did not missed a file to
    adjust.)
</li>

<li><b>Porting issues</b>: Due to a number of major changes in the
    structure of %OpenMesh a few incompatibilities have been
    introduced. Have look in <b>\c %OpenMesh/porting.txt </b> for hints how to
    treat your source when updating from 0.11.x to
     1.0.0.<br>Hint! The supplied script \c %OpenMesh/migrate.sh does a
    few of the necessary modifications. 
</li>

<li><b>The list kernel has been removed</b>
</li>

<li>Improved IO support:
  <ul>
  <li>Read/write ascii and binary STL </li>
  <li>Read/write ascii and binary OFF </li>
  <li>Support for vertex normals and vertex texcoords in OFF and OBJ</li>
  <li>Support importing diffuse material into face color property from
      OBJ files.
  </li>
  <li>Properietary binary format OM, supporting read/write of custom properties
  </li>
  </ul>
</li>

<li>Improved coordinate class OpenMesh::VectorT:
  <ul>
    <li> <tt>VectorT::vectorize(Scalar)</tt> is no longer static, now 
          it changes the vector. Use it e.g. to clear vector values. 
    </li>
    <li> Casts between two vector classes of the same dimension are now
         explicit. This avoids unwanted and expensive casts. 
    </li>
    <li> Optimized performance by manual loop-unrolling. These optimizations
	 are partial specializations for vectors of dimension 2, 3 and 4. 
         Since Microsoft's VC++ still does not support partial specialization
         and also provides rather poor loop-unrolling, users of this compiler
         are stuck to lower performance.
    </li>
  </ul>
</li>

<li>OpenSG Support:
  <ul>
    <li>New kernel type \c class TriMesh_OSGArrayKernelT<>.
      <ul>
        <li>Uses OpenSG geometry types!</li>
        <li>PolyMesh not supported, yet!</li>
      </ul>
    <li>Use \c OpenMesh::Kernel_OSG::bind<> to link a mesh obj with an
        \c osg::Geometry and vice versa.<br>Please note that both objects
        share the same data!
      <ul>
       <li>Binding a mesh to an \c osg::Geometry changes the content
           of the \c osg::Geometry!
       <li>Triangulates non-triangular faces!</li>
       <li>Multi-indexed geometry not supported!</li>
       <li>Transfer of vertex normals</li>
       <li>Limited capability to transfer colors: 
           So far, only \c osg::Color3f <-> \c OpenMesh::Vec3ub
      </ul>
    </li>
  </ul>
</li>

<li>Microsoft VC++ 7.0 projects files
  <ul>
    <li>Tutorial solution file
  </ul>
</li>

<li> New tools/applications:
     <ul>
     <li>\c Tools/VDPM (View Dependent Progressive Mesh Library)
       <ul>
         <li>\c Apps/VDProgMesh/mkbalancedpm - Create a balanced 
             progressive mesh.
         </li>
         <li>\c Apps/VDProgMesh/Analyzer - Create a view dependent 
             progressive mesh file.
         </li>
         <li>\c Apps/VDProgMesh/Synthesizer - A viewer for the VDPM file.</li>
       </ul>
     </li>
     <li>Apps/mconvert</li>
     <li>Apps/IvViewer - added support for Coin</li>
     </ul>
</li>

<li><b>Known Bugs</b>:
  The following bugs are related to the TriMesh_OSGArrayKernelT<>:
  <ul>
    <li>001: Cannot request/release the default attribute 
             <tt>halfedge_status</tt>.
    </li>
    <li>002: Cannot release the default attribute <tt>vertex_texcoords</tt>
    </li>
    <li>003: Assignment operator = () does not work properly.</li>
    <li>004: No copy-constructor available!</li>
  </ul>
</li>

</ul>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.11.1</b> (2002/12/02)</td><td>  
<ul>

<li>Bugs fixed: 0.11.0:{001, 002, 003, 004, 006}<br><br>
    006: Use acgmake version 1.1.1.
</li>

<li>Preprocessor warnings of gcc >= 3 fixed.
</li>

<li>Added some more dynamic ways to append properties to items:
    OpenMesh::Any and OpenMesh::PropertyT .
</li>

<li>VectorT: standard operator less added, Vec4f is now
    16-bit aligned using gcc compiler (for later SIMD usage).
</li>

<li>Use OM_STATIC_BUILD=1 when creating a static library.
    The static version of the library needs to included IOInstances.hh,
    which is done in that case.
    When compiling with MS VC7, the define is set automatically, as 
    the DLL-Version is not supported yet.
    acgmake (Version >= 1.1) set the define automatically when
    using the flag for static compiling.
</li>

<li>The read_mesh() methods now clears the mesh before reading a new one.
</li>

<li>Added can_read() and can_write() methods to the IOManager.
</li>


</ul>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.11.0</b> (2002/09/07)</td><td> 

<ul>

<li>Bugs fixed: 0.10.2:{001, 002, 003, 004, 005}
</li>

<li>Added MS VC++ 7.0 project files for the tutorial programms.
    (Have a look in <OpenMesh>/Win32/MSVC/)
</li>

<li>New Input/Output management, see \ref mesh_io. The new interface
    is as backwards-compatible as possible. Only the read_[off,obj]
    and write_[off,obj] methods do no longer exist. You should now
    include OpenMesh/IO/MeshIO.hh instead of MeshReader.hh and
    MeshWriter.hh. The old include files may be removed in a future
    release.
</li>

<li>Added: Generic algorithms may now define their own traits, these traits can
    be merged with other user-defined traits by the OM_Merge_Traits macro. 
    See tutorial \ref tutorial_06.
</li>

<li>Added generic handle <-> item conversions, see 
    <ul>
    <li> OpenMesh::Concepts::KernelT::handle() and
    <li> OpenMesh::PolyMeshT::deref().
    </ul>
    The kernel methods vertex_handle(), halfedge_handle(), edge_handle(), 
    face_handle() should no longer be used, but are still existent for 
    compatibility reasons. You can hide them by uncommenting the define
    OM_HIDE_DEPRECATED in OpenMesh/System/config.h.
</li>

<li>Internal methods, like Vertex::halfedge_handle() or Vertex::point() are 
    now hidden, since the respective kernel methods (like 
    MeshKernel::halfedge_handle(VertexHandle) or 
    MeshKernel::point(VertexHandle)) should be used instead.
</li>

<li>Added convenience methods for the mesh kernels: 
    <ul>
    <li>OpenMesh::Concepts::KernelT::n_halfedges()
    <li>OpenMesh::Concepts::KernelT::halfedges_empty()
    <li>OpenMesh::Concepts::KernelT::halfedge_handle(unsigned int _i)
    </ul>
</li>

<li><b>Known Bugs</b>: 
    <ul>
    <li>001: Ambigous auto_ptr<> cast in ExporterT.hh.</li>
    <li>002: BaseImporter and BaseExporter have no virtual destructor.</li>
    <li>003: Reader does not work correctly, when reading from a istream.</li>
    <li>004: cross(VectorT, VectorT) returns Scalar instead of VectorT.</li>
    <li>005: PolyMeshT::calc_face_normal() may give wrong results if the
             first 3 points of the polygon are colinear or concave.</li>
    <li>006: Reading/writing (MeshIO) of files does not work when using acgmake
             with SuSE 8.1.</li>
    </ul>
</li>

</ul> 
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.10.2</b> (2002/06/25)</td><td> 
<ul>
<li>Bugs fixed: 0.10.1:{001, 002} 
</li>

<li>The edge collapse checking method TriMeshT::is_collapse_ok() is now more
    restrictive. It prohibits cases that could be handled by the
    halfedge data structure, but would probably not be regarded as a
    legal mesh.
</li>

<li>The vertex split operation creates up to 3 new edges and 2 new
    faces. Up to now it was possible to pass handles to edges/faces
    that should be used instead of creating new ones. This option has
    been removed in order to get a cleaner interface.
</li>

<li>The MeshCheckerT has been changed slightly: it omits deleted elements, so
    one does not have to perform a garbage collection before checking the mesh.
    It also checks for the halfedges building cycles around faces or
    boundaries.
</li>

<li><b>Known Bugs</b>: 
    <ul>
    <li>001: OpenMesh::PolyMeshT::operator=() does not return \c *this.
    <li>002: OpenMesh::DefaultAttributer added unnecessary 20 bits to the 
             elementary mesh types.
    </ul>
</li> 
</ul> 
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.10.1</b> (2002/04/22)</td><td> 
<ul>
<li>Bugs fixed: 0.10.0:{001, 002, 003, 004, 005} 
</li>

<li>Added: Predefined attribute \c TexCoord. 
</li>

<li>Added: Support for MS VC++ 6.0 IDE with Intel Compiler. 
</li>

<li>Added: Tutorial 6 on generic algorithms. 
</li>

<li>SharedCoordArrayKernelT is now derived from ArrayKernelT.
</li>

<li>Added: Assignment operator operator=() for PolyMeshT and TriMeshT.
</li>

<li>Added: Method TriMeshT::is_collapse_ok(), checking topological conditions
    for a given halfedge collapse.
</li>

<li><b>Known Bugs</b>: 
    <ul>
    <li>001: PolyMeshT::delete_face(): Outgoing halfedge handle of
             a vertex can incorrectly be invalidated. Influences
             vertex circulators, find_halfedge() and therefore
             add_face().<br>
             Workaround: Replace <tt>v0</tt> by <tt>v1</tt> in line 585 of
	     PolyMeshT.cc
    </li>
    <li>002: TriMeshT::collapse(): Some special cases are incorrectly
             handled when collapsing boundary halfedges. The same
             cases are also incorrect for the inverse operation
             TriMeshT::vertex_split() operation. 
    </li>
    </ul>
</li>
</ul>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.10.0</b> (2002/03/19)</td><td> 
<ul>
<li>Interface for specifying the traits classes simplified (see
    Traits.hh).  
</li>

<li>Changed attribute handling; the attributer class (the class that
    adds and registers attributes to mesh items) can be provided by
    the user.
</li>

<li>Removed MyMesh::Face::n_vertices() and
    MyMesh::Face::set_n_vertices().
</li>

<li>MeshWriter::write_* changed accordingly.
</li>

<li>Bug fix: PolyMeshT::delete_[face,edge,vertex] now work correctly.
</li>

<li>Removed cyclic dependency between items and kernel, because MS
    VC++ cannot handle the resulting template forward declaration
    :-(. Therefore the <tt>Base::Refs</tt> class, given for the traits
    classes, no longer provides the types \c Vertex, \c Halfedge, \c
    Edge, and \c Face. It now only provides all handle types, the
    point and the scalar type.
</li>

<li>Finally: MS VC++ 7.0 supported.
</li>

<li><b>Known Bugs</b>:
    <ul> 
    <li>001: TriMeshT.cc::vertex_split(): call to undefined
        method Face::set_n_vertices().<br>
        Workaround: Comment out the two occurences of the call.
    </li>
    <li>002: Missing <tt>\#include
        <OpenMesh/Mesh/Kernels/ListKernel/ListHandles.hh></tt>
	in OpenMesh/Mesh/Types/PolyMesh_ListKernelT.hh.
    </li>
    <li>003: Special case in TriMeshT::edge_collapse(): when collapsing a 
        boundary vertex into an interior one, the outgoing halfedge of
        the resulting vertex my not be a boundary one.
    </li>
    <li>004: PolyMeshT::delete_edge did not pass its argument 
        _delete_isolated_vertices to PolyMeshT::delete_face.
    </li>
    <li>005: PolyMeshT::assign() was not linked because of an \#if error.
    </ul>
</li>
</ul>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.9.2</b> (-) </td><td> 
<ul>
<li>PolyMeshT::add_face() now detects more topological errors.
</li>

<li>Added mesh kernel methods: remove_last_[vertex,edge,face]().
</li>

</ul>
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<tr valign=top><td><b>0.9.1</b> (2002/02/07)</td><td> 
<ul>
<li>Changed the main namespace from ACG to OpenMesh.
</li>

<li>Added invalid handle constants, e.g. PolyMeshT::InvalidVertexHandle.
</li>

<li>Mesh provides circulators: PolyMeshT::vv_iter(VertexHandle).
</li>
</ul>
</td></tr>

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<tr valign=top><td><b> 0.9</b> (2002/01/25)</td><td> 
<ul>
<li>initial release</li>
</ul>
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