Release Notes for VisIt 2.10.2

Welcome to VisIt's release notes page. This page describes the important enhancements and bug-fixes that were added to this release.

Bugs fixed in version 2.10.2

  • A bug was fixed with the Silo database plugin where variables displayed in the plot menus would sometimes appear greyed out, making them unplottable.
  • The Restore session from sources dialog was fixed to use the correct filter when specifying new sources.
  • An engine crash was fixed that was caused by pick-by-global-id for datsets where some domains were empty.
  • An engine crash was fixed that was caused by the SPH Resample Operator when receiving zero datasets.

Enhancements in version 2.10.2

  • The host profiles for the ANL network were updated. Specifically, the host profiles for Eureka, Gadzooks and Tukey were removed and a host profile for Cooley was added.
  • The VASP database plugin was enhanced to support the VASP XDATCAR format.

Changes for VisIt developers in version 2.10.2

  • Build_visit was modified to build Python 2.7.11 and PIL 1.1.7 so that it can build VisIt on El Capitan.
  • NVIDIA's cuda-memcheck is now an available memory debugger for VisIt.
  • build_visit_BGQ was modified to include changes from Jens Henrik Goebbert for building on JUQUEEN.

For any additional questions, send e-mail to visit-users [at] (VisIt Users).