Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-12-17

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–12–17.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5 SR10.

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Changes
    • This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5 SR10.
  • Fixes
    • More work on trackpad panning and zooming issues.
    • The Korean, Japanese, and Chinese localizations have been updated.
    • Some crashes have been fixed.
If Rhino is crashing when opening or saving models and you have DropBox installed, please upgrade OS X Yosemite to 10.10.1. There is a bug in the initial distribution of OS X Yosemite that causes this crash.

Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Rhino for Mac now requires a license key.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-12-02

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–12–02.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Fixes
    • In a few cases Rhino would report “initialization failed with error -NNN”. This should be fixed.
    • Other crashes have been fixed.
If Rhino is crashing when opening or saving models and you have DropBox installed, please upgrade OS X Yosemite to 10.10.1. There is a bug in the initial distribution of OS X Yosemite that causes this crash.

Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Rhino for Mac now requires a license key.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Monday, November 24, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-11-24

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–11–24.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

Rhino for Mac licensing has been changed and requires you to enter your license key again.

Previously the license for Rhino for Mac was installed only for the current user, and this did not work well for shared Mac computers like in school computer labs. Starting with this WIP release, the license is installed for all users of the computer.

The first time you start Rhino for Mac, it will ask for a license key and then ask for the administrator login and password.

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Additions
    • Rhino for Mac can now import and export SketchUp models.
    • The ReduceMesh command is now implemented.
  • Fixes
    • In some cases Rhino could not be run by all users on a computer. This has been fixed.
    • In a few cases Rhino would report “Failed to save the Rhinoceros 5 Standalone License”. This should be fixed.
    • There are further tune ups for trackpad handling.
    • Save As Template now works in OS X Yosemite.
    • The Ortho button in the toolbar would sometimes be highlighted incorrectly. This has been fixed.
    • A long standing problem with occasional crashes in Zoom Window seems to be fixed.
    • Other crashes have been fixed.
If Rhino is crashing when opening or saving models and you have DropBox installed, please upgrade OS X Yosemite to 10.10.1. There is a bug in the initial distribution of OS X Yosemite that causes this crash.

Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Rhino for Mac now requires a license key.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Monday, November 10, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-11-10

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–11–10.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Fixes
    • Panning and rotating views with the trackpad has been improved.
    • The license manager now reports an error number when it fails.
Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Rhino for Mac now requires a license key.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-11-05

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–11–05.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Rhino for Mac now requires license key
    • This WIP release now requires a license number to be entered. After you enter your email address on the download web page, the download will start and you will also receive a license key by email at the email address you gave. Your license key will also be displayed on the web page.
    • When you start this release, it will ask for your license key. Enter the license key and Rhino for Mac will then start normally. This is the only time you will need to enter a license key. The license key is saved and you will not need to enter a license key each time you download a new copy of Rhino for Mac.
  • Additions
    • The MatchProperties and the Match button on the object properties panel is implemented.
  • Fixes
    • Fix the “file has been changed by another program” warning.
    • A few problems with OS X Yosemite have been fixed.
    • Panning and rotating views with the trackpad has been improved.
    • Three and four finger trackpad gestures are working again.
    • Other crashes have been fixed.
Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-10-14

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–10–14.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Changes
    • This WIP release now requires OS X 10.8.5 or later.
    • IronPython now included in Rhino for Mac and does not require a separate download.
  • Fixes
    • A few problems with OS X Yosemite have been fixed.
    • Objects that are far from the origin might be misaligned in the viewport. This has been fixed.
    • The Text command now supports text justification and alternate origin point settings.
    • Multi-line text dots now display correctly.
    • Other crashes have been fixed.
Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Requires latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), OS X Mavericks (10.9), or OS X Yosemite (10.10).

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Rhino for Mac Wenatchee 5 Build 2014-09-17

There is a new Mac Work In Progress (WIP) build available, Wenatchee 2014–09–17.

This Mac release includes all applicable updates and fixes from Rhino for Windows V5.9 (SR9).

This Mac WIP release also includes these Mac-specific changes:
  • Fixes
    • The 2014–08–27 WIP release would crash at startup on very early MacBook Pros. This has been fixed.
    • In a few cases, the command options dialog would position itself off the screen and out of view. This has been fixed.
    • Other crashes have been fixed.
Because the format of the internal build number has changed in this 2014–09–17 WIP release, the 2014–08–27 and earlier WIP releases will not notify users about the availability of this new version. This will be fixed in the next WIP release.

Please report any problems you find in the Rhino for Mac support forum.

Requires latest version of OS X Lion (10.7.5), latest version of OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5) or any version of OS X Mavericks.