OCCT 7.2.0 beta version is available

abv's picture

Hello,

We are pleased to inform you that OCCT 7.2.0 is ready for beta testing, and invite you to test this beta version in your applications.

Use the commit tagged "V7_2_0_beta" in the Git repository for this testing. Alternatively, you can use either complete source archive or Windows installer including ready-to-use binaries built with VS 2010.

If you have reported some issues in the bug tracker, please check those with Verified status and Target Version set to 7.2.0 -- we assume they are fixed, and will appreciate to see your comments in the notes of the issue. If you detect a regression, please report it as soon as possible.

For details on the content of the 7.2.0 release, see draft Release Notes.

The final release of 7.2.0 is scheduled for the end of this month.

Your feedback is appreciated!

Andrey

ickby's picture

Missing Qt libraries for TInspector

Hello,

I installed the 7.2 beta and wanted to test the QT browser. On Installation I selected binaries (no source, no documentation, no samples) and TInspector. After installing everythign works as normal (draw.exe etc work well) but running the dfbrowser.bat reports an error due to missing QT libraries.

Looking in the root folder with all listed libraries (ffmpeg, vtk etc.) there is no QT folder. I suppose Qt was not installed correctly.

Have you any advise how to fix this?

kgv's picture

Re: Missing Qt libraries for TInspector

I think it is an issue with missing dependencies within installer for new item TInspector. Try re-installing with (Qt) samples checked.

ickby's picture

That worked, thanks!

That worked, thanks!

Roman Lygin's picture

7.2.0 feedback

(As there is no thread for the 7.2.0 public release let me use this one for the Beta).

Congratulations on the 7.2.0 release !

Our team did not have enough time to port to 7.2.0 Beta given three weeks window and own existing assignments. Although we tried to regularly catch up with git we consistently failed due to significant porting efforts so we gave up and currently try to use Beta/public releases. Hence the feedback comes late.

A couple of issues so far:
https://tracker.dev.opencascade.org/view.php?id=29115
https://tracker.dev.opencascade.org/view.php?id=29116

The porting is not over yet, so perhaps more feedback will be provided.
Hope the above will be helpful anyway.
Best regards,
Roman

kgv's picture

Re: 7.2.0 feedback

Thanks for a feedback!

The issue reported as #0029115 is not a bug but intended modification described in Upgrade Guide:

Change in Geom(2d)Adaptor_Curve::IsPeriodic

Since 7.2.0 version, method IsPeriodic() returns the corresponding status of periodicity of the basis curve regardless of closure status of the adaptor curve (see method IsClosed()). Method IsClosed() for adaptor can return false even on periodic curve, in the case if its parametric range is not full period, e.g. for adaptor on circle in range [0, π]. In previous versions, IsPeriodic() always returned false if IsClosed() returned false.

Roman Lygin's picture

Follow up

Thanks for the response and link to the guide.
The technical discussion is kept in Mantis to preserve a single place.
Thank you.

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