Tonight I applied a very nice patch, written by Matt D. (matd in #blendercoders). This patch adds several new features, specifically for Windows users: Minimum size for windows: Blender windows (system level, ie. the application window of Blender) can’t be resized below a minimum size. This is to prevent buggy behaviour of the Blender window … Read more
I have uploaded a new build for Windows 64bit of Blender 2.5 to graphicall.org Build configuration: CCFLAGS = [‘/Ob1’, ‘/J’, ‘/W3’, ‘/Gd’, ‘/wd4244’, ‘/wd4305’, ‘/wd4800’, ‘/wd4065’, ‘/wd4267’, ‘/MT’, ‘/openmp’] WITH_BF_FFMPEG = False WITH_BF_OPENAL = True WITH_BF_JACK = False WITH_BF_SNDFILE = False WITH_BF_PLAYER = False WITH_BF_GAMEENGINE = True WITH_BF_VERSE = False WITH_BF_YAFRAY = False WITH_BF_QUICKTIME = … Read more
I have uploaded a new 64bit build of Blender 2.5, with COLLADA support enabled. You can get it from graphicall.org. As always, the package is a self-extracting 7z-archive. The archive has been scanned with AVG 9.0.707 for viruses.
I have created a 30-minute screencast in which I briefly show how Blender 2.5 can be compiled using the SCons/msvc toolset. This screencast is as a quick gap-fill until I have written out more detailed notes.