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<tr valign=top><td><b>8.0</b> (?/?/?)</td><td>
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<b>Breaking changes:</b>
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<li>Don't run and test on VS2013 anymore. As VS2013 still lacks some C++11 features, we remove it from our list of supported platforms</li>
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<li>(Only internally breaking change:)Get rid of the T.cc naming for template implementations. New names end with T_impl.hh. This avoids all the missing files in the IDE GUIs due to the filtered T.cc files. Also the install targets could be simplified due to this change. For OpenMesh users, this change should be transparent.</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>TriConnectivity: Added two functions split_edge and split_edge_copy to mask the PolyConnectivity functions of the same name (Prevents creation of valence 2 vertices on trimeshes)</li>
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<li>PolyConnectivity: Fixed PolyConnectivity is_collapse_ok, missing some configurations (Thanks to Simon Flöry for the patch)</li>
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<li>Connectivity type is now set at compile time</li>
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<li>Added header to interface with Eigen3 vectors as the basic type (Documentation on how to use it is also integrated)</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>PLY Reader: Allowing the PLY reader to read custom face ( Thanks to morgan Leborgne for the patch)</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fixed endless loop on unknown property list type</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fix hang when reading directly from istream (Thanks to Paul Loré for the patch)</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fix file load for ASCII PLY without a newline at the end of the file (Thanks to Mathieu Lamarre for the patch )
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<li>OM Writer/Reader: Update file format version to 2.0. Older files can still be read, but older OpenMesh versions cannot read new format.</li>
<li>OM Writer/Reader: Fixed inconsistent writing/reading of edge properties</li>
<li>OM Writer/Reader: Add option to store status</li>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Use Fixed as stream option in OBJ writer to avoid problems with other programs reading scientific notation</li>
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<b>Tools</b>
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<li>SmartTagger: Added the SmartTagger class to tag primitives (O(1) reset )</li>
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<b>Apps</b>
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<li>Fixed several warnings with gcc 8</li>
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<li>Removed the glut dependency</li>
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<li>Rename the DEPRECATED macro into OM_DEPRECATED to prevent a macro clash with Intel MKL (Thanks to Morgan Leborgne for the patch)</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>OBJ Reader: Fixed slow OBJ reader (Thanks to Etienne Danvoye for the patch) </li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Updated build instructions.</li>
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<li>Default to C++11 in cmake files</li>
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<li>Remove old qmake project files. Unmaintained for a very long time</li>
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<li>Replaced Qt finders</li>
<li>Added VS 2017 to CI builds</li>
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<b>Breaking changes</b>
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<li>The minimal standard for C++ has been raised to C++11. Compilers not supporting C++11 or higher are no longer supported</li>
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<li>Removed the python bindings from this project. They have migrated to a <a href="https://www.graphics.rwth-aachen.de:9000/OpenMesh/openmesh-python">seperate project</a>.</li>
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<li>Implemented a cast from polyMesh to Mesh and vice versa using static_cast(polymeshInstance) or static_cast(trimeshInstance)</li>
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<li>make all negative handles invalid, not just -1</li>
<li>Several warnings fixed (Including the checked iterators)</li>
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<li>split_copy and split_edge_copy operations now also copy internal properties.</li>
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<li>copy face properties in split_copy(EdgeHandle, VertexHandle)</li>
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<li>fix halfedge indices in OpenMeshTrimeshCirculatorHalfedgeLoop CWAndCCWCheck</li>
<li>Fix wrong behaviour of HalfedgeLoopIterators by changing the template parameter</li>
<li>Added 1-4 triangle split funtion(splits all edges at Midpoints)</li>
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<li>Boost range support (Thanks to Bastian Pranzas for the patch)</li>
<li>Made the face and edge split operations that copy properties also copy builtin properties</li>
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<li>calc_sector_angle: Check for real division by zero not with epsilon that was way to large</li>
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<li>Don't return invalid iterators for empty element ranges</li>
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<li>Mark halfedges as deleted after collapse</li>
<li>Let default range-based for skip deleted elements and add a version that includes deleted elements</li>
<li>Moved length() by norm() to external functions. This allows us to support other vector types instead of Vec3d (e.g. via Eigen) </li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>enable c++11 features of many classes for Visual Studio 2013</li>
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<li>Fixed broken version macros (Thanks to Frederik Salomonsson for the fix)</li>
<li>Fixed Build on gcc-7.2 (Thanks to Gero Müller and Martial Tola for the patches)</li>
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<li>Small compilation fix for MINGW64 cross-compilation(Thanks to Manuel Massing for the patch)</li>
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<b>Tools</b>
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<li>Subdivider: New Midpoint subdivision scheme</li>
<li>Subdivider: Use double as default type</li>
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<b>Geometry</b>
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<li>QuadricT: implement Q+Q and Q*scalar operators for convenience.</li>
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<li>Vector11T: Make converting ctor only accept 2 arguments</li>
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<li>Only compute normals for faces that are not deleted</li>
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<li>ImporterT: Modified the add_face function of importerT to always return a valid FaceHandle</li>
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<li>ImporterT: Return a valid FaceHandle when adding non-manifold faces.</li>
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<li>BaseExporter: Added accessor functions for HalfEdgeHandles and faceTexCoords to base exporter and exporter template.</li>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Fail if vertex color export was requested (Thanks to Manuel Massing)</li>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Added functionality to store FaceTexCoords to objwriter</li>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Applied fix for bad or missing vertex tex coords (Thanks to Gero Müller for the patch)</li>
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<li>OBJ Writer: Fix vertex texture coordinates export in OBJ writer</li>
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<li>OBJ Loader: range check for vertex colors and normals in OBJ loader</li>
<li>OBJ Loader: fixed handling of negative indices in OBJ loader</li>
<li>OM Writer: Fixed OMWriter when no faces are available (Thanks to Jamie Kydd for the patch)</li>
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<li>OM Writer: Added Mark to the format header to identify end of stream correctly (Thanks to Jamie Kydd for the patch)</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Skip reading extra elements after face</li>
<li>PLY Reader: Return error when reaching EOF</li>
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<li>OMFormat: Fix implicit fallthrough warning on gcc(Thanks to Manuel Massing for the patch)</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added unittest to write and read faceTexcoords with a test obj file</li>
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<li>Added unittest for split_edge_copy operations on Tri and PolyMeshes</li>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>Updated Logo</li>
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<li>Only Issue Warning if compile Order for MeshIO.hh is violated. Check will be removed if no errors are reported.</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fixed type pun warning with gcc-6</li>
<li>Fixed incorrect type of hash function for boost causing a warning with clang</li>
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<li>gcc 4.7 fix</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>STL Reader: Identify stl files containing solid keyword as ASCII type</li>
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<li>Importer: Failed faces will be added on the fly now to correctly handle properties on them.</li>
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<b>Utils</b>
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<li>PropertyManager: Add C++11 range-based set_range() version.</li>
<li>PropertyManager: Add initializing createIfNotExists() versions.</li>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>Fixed undefined MSVC macro warning (Thanks to Xan for the patch)</li> 
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<b>Python</b>
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<li>Added link directories and log file to build system</li>
<li>Made member function pointer types explicit. This gets rid of a preprocessor conditional and prevents bug in msvc.</li>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added unittest to trigger gcc alignment bug</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Updated documentation of BaseKernel's property functions to hint at PropertyManager.</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Removed unnecessary include dir from Core Cmakelist (Thanks to Xan for the patch)</li>
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<li>Added a little safeguard against GCC optimizer bug to CMakeLists.txt</li>
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<li>Fixed build error with Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 (Fixed VS2015 Update 3 build error)</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Fixed mingw compilataion error</li>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>New logo for OpenMesh and switched to VCI schema</li>
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<li>Fix Internal Compiler Error in Visual Studio 2015 Community edition (Enterprise version does not trigger this error)</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>PolyMesh: Copy per-halfedge and per-face properties to new elments during triangulation (Thanks to Max Limper for the patch)</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Handle nr newlines (Thanks to Christian Feurer for the patch)</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fixed binary reader errors in ply reader. (Thanks to Michael Kremer for the patch)</li>
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<li>Throw error when no readers are available (Thanks to Christian Feurer for the patch)</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Several changes to support mingw on windows again. (Thanks to Christian Feurer for the patches).</li>
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<b>Infrastructure</b>
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<li>Build drag and drop installer for Mac in Daily Builds</li>
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<li>Move documentation of PropertyManager factory functions to PropertyManager Doxygen page</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Added a couple of methods to enable more efficient adding of batches of vertices (Without resizing property vectors) </li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Obj reader: added texCoord3d functions to objloader</li>
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<li>PLY Reader: Don't emit warning for every complex face but warn only once in the end.</li>
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<li>Importer: Integrate non-manifold faces while importing and not at the end. Fixes missing properties on non-manifolds. (Thanks to Max Limper for the patch, Merge Request 51)</li>
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<b>VectorT</b>
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<li>Full C++11 rewrite of VectorT (Keeping C++98 backward compatibility)</li>
<li>Split VectorT implementation into two files (One c++98 and one c++11)</li>
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<li>Added += operator to mesh iterators (C++11 only) </li>
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<li>Added several unittests for VectorT</li>
<li>Added Benchmarks for VectorT</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Updated c++11 ifdefs to use c++11 (starting with VS1015)</li>
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<b>Python Interface</b>
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<li>Fixed segfault in decimater due to a bad pointer</li>
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<li>Add factory functions for creating PropertyManagers without restating the mesh type in C++11</li>
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<b>Apps</b>
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<li>VDPM Analyzer: Fixed VS2015 internal compiler error with C++11</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fixed ugly typo in __decrement function of Basehandle. Seems to be unused in the rest of the code.</li>
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<li>drop VectorDimensionsT metaprogram in favor of vector_traits in normal computation function</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>PLY Reader: Fixed CR LF newline handling for binary file headers.</li>
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<li>Obj writer: Fix OBJ material files and face color (Thanks to Sven-Kristofer Pilz for the patch) </li>
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<li>Obj writer: Fix OBJ writer bug file extension removal (Thanks to Katharina Breininger for the patch) </li>

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<b>Tools</b>
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<li>Decimater: Added missing preprocess collapse call in size_t DecimaterT<Mesh>::decimate(size_t _n_collapses)  (Thanks to Andrej Ivanis for the hint)</li>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Fixed Typo in cmake install for smoother (Thanks to Takashi Michikawa for the fix).</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<li>Fixed order of smoother parameters in the documentation. (Thanks to Takashi Michikawa for the info).</li>
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<li>Added clean_keep_reservation() (remove all elements from the mesh but keeps the properties. In contrast to clean() the memory used for the elements will remain allocated</li>
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<li>Reduced number of include statements to speedup compilation</li>
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<li>Removed unused member variable next_cache_count_ member of PolyConnectivity and made it local</li>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>Fixed bug preventing from building with 2 dimensional vectors (e.g. vec2i) </li>
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<li>Heap: Minor cleanup (some consts)</li>
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<li>Added static versions of ArrayKernel::edge_handle and ...::halfedge_handle</li>
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<li>Reduced number of includes</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>Binary writers: Fixed double swap in string specialization. Added Unittest.</li>
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<b>VectorT</b>
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<b>Unittests</b>
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<li>Added some basic linear algebra tests for VectorT</li>
<li>Added tests for vec2x construction</li>
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<b>Documentation</b>
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<b>Build System</b>
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<li>Fixed missing debug dll for autobuilders</li>
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<b>Python Interface</b>
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<b>General</b>
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<li>Moved repository to git</li>
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<b>Core</b>
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<li>Fixed bug where range iterators contained an invalid element when the range was empty</li>
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<li>Reintroduced and polished the StatusSet API (Thanks to Martin Marinov)</li>
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<b>VectorT</b>
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<li>Modernized VectorT constructors for C++11 (Less redundancy, make some of the VectorT constructors constexpr)</li>
<li>C++11: Added _htmlColor literal operator.</li>
<li>C++11: Added explicit static_cast along with static SFINAE checks to VectorT constructor.</li>
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<b>IO</b>
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<li>loaded properties are presistant per default</li>
<li>remove unnecessary c headers</li>
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<li>PLY Writer: fix crash when saving a mesh and a custom property was removed before, extend unittest for this case</li>
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<li>remove redundant code refs #2525</li>
<li>Off Writer: Removed redundant code</li>
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<li>Fixed bug in polymesh normal computation. Added more unittests for normal computation.</li>
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<li>Added CW and CCW Circulators ( These new iterator versions also fix the problems that circulators could get valid again, if iterating past the end,
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<li>Fixed wrong normal calculation in calc_face_normal for Poly Meshes. closes #2427</li>
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<li>Improved SmootherT.hh Documentation</li>
<li>Fixed old OM3 port warning in smoother</li>
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<li>add info about texture information in OBJ file format - closes #2369</li>
<li>add info about texture index property refs #2512</li>
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<li>Fixed two missing this pointers</li>
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<li>PolyConnectivity: Fixed constness of EntityRange begin() and end() methods.</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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<li>Added documentation about direction of the circulators</li>
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<li>fix permissions for static lib (they have the same as all other libs now)</li>
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<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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<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>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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<li>Added mesh cast for meshes with different but identical traits.</li>
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<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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<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>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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<li>Added color_cast from Vec3f and Vec4f to Vec3i and Vec3ui</li>
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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 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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<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 crash in garbage collection, if certain status flags are not available (warns in debug mode!)</li>
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<li>Fixed some gcc-4.7 incompatibilities</li>
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<li>TriMesh::split now returns the handle of the new vertex</li>
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<li>Fixed delete_face function, not mariking halfedges as deleted, if the edge gets deleted.(Thanks to Maxime Quiblier for the bug report)</li>
<li>Added range based for loops compatible ranges to PolyConnectivity.</li>
<li>Added a function to copy single properties between entities of same type. (Thanks to Duncan Paterson for the patch)</li>
<li>Added functions to copy all properties between entities. (Thanks to Duncan Paterson for the patch)</li>
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<li>Added split copy operations, which copy properties of splitted elements to the newly created ones. ( Thanks to Duncan Paterson for the patch )</li>
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<li>Added flag to the property copy functions, if the standard properties should be copied along with the user defined ones</li>
<li>Added function to remove all primitives from the mesh, but leaving properties attached (mesh.clean() ) </li>
<li>Avoid double next_halfedge_handle call in collapse_ok</li>
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<li>Fixed the usage of vector traits such that the traits are used and not the vector types value_type. (Thanks to Mario Deuss for the patch)</li>
<li>Fixed bug in halfedge normal computation, where a boundary halfedge was not correctly handled and caused a segfault.</li>
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<li>Added multiple choice decimater (~4 times faster than the heap one, but no guarantee on accuracy)</li>
<li>Added mixed decimater, switching between mc decimater and standard decimater</li>
<li>Decimater modules don't need a decimater type as template argument anymore</li>
<li>Module parameters renamed</li>
<li>Added Decimater base class</li>
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<li>Added the set_error_tolerance_factor function to ModBaseT and implemented it in inherited classes as necessary</li>
<li>Removed redundant tests in is_collapse_legal that where already performed in is_collapse_ok</li>
<li>ModHausdorff: Removed unused parameter</li>
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<li>Added set_error_tolerance_factor to the modules, which can be used to scale the tolerance by a factor, allowing multiple decimation stages with increasing error tollerance</li>
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<li>Removed a wrong assertion in the refine method for vector handles</li>
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<li>Fixed OBJ Reader not correctly setting per halfedge normals. (Thanks to Patrick Rauber for the report)</li>
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<li>OM  Reader: Reader used different types on 32/64-bit systems. (Thanks to Martin Bayer for the patch)</li>
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<li>STL Reader: Added the functionality to read meshes from istreams</li>
<li>STL Reader: Added the functionality to write meshes to ostreams</li>
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<li>OBJ Reader: Follow of user requests (Warning! Old default behaviour was wrong, because the reader read everything, without checking for the user options!)</li>
<li>PLY Reader: Reader now checks the options set by the user and will skip components that are not requested
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<li>Core/Utils: Added a Random Number generator with larger resolution (Windows supports only ~32k which is extended by this generator </li>
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<li>Added unittest for getting handles and faces from the iterator.</li>
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<li>Added unittest for creating a cube with 6 quads in a poly mesh.</li>
<li>Added unittest adding a cube with 12 faces triangulated to a trimesh.</li>
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<li>Added unittest for obj crash when colors are requested but not available</li>
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<li>Added unittest for vector cross product</li>
<li>Added unittests for the adaptive composite subdivider</li>
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<li>Added some more unittests for the PLY loader with different user options</li>
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<li>Updated doxyfile.config.in version</li>
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<li>Updated documentation for garbage collection</li>
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<li>Output OpenMesh Build type in cmake header printout</li>
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<li>Simplified iterators and made them integrate better with the STL. Specifically, value_type has changed from {Vertex,Edge,...} to {Vertex,Edge,...}Handle so that dereferenced iterators can actually be put to use, now.</li>
<li>Consolidated iterator code. Functionally equivalent but way cleaner than before.</li>
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<li>Improved block in update_normals(), if there are no face normals (could cause a crash)</li>
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<li>Fixed usage of operator | instead of dot</li>
<li>Added a check to is_collapse_ok in TriConnectivity if the edge is already deleted or not (Could cause crashes and non-manifold configs before).</li>
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<li>Made Binary IO readers multi-thread safe. (Thanks to Dominic Genest for the patch)</li>
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<li>Fixed debug build crash on mac, reading from stringstream into emtpy string crashed when compiling with clang</li>
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<li>Fixed stl reader by porting it to std string. It had serious problems in utf8 environments</li>
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