Alpha 2020.2.2 Asteria Release Notes

This version of Vircadia is an update to 2020.2.0. It is compatible with the 2020.2.0-Asteria protocol. This version was released on June 26th, 2020.

Interface

The numbers at the end of each item are the PR numbers in the Project Athena repo.

General

  • Vive Pro Eye support added. (#350, #478)

  • Fix Linux default audio selection and warnings. (#377)

  • Rebranding and login screen updates. (#384, #471, #473)

  • Controller API: fix various crashes and fix more than one controller not buzzing on triggerHapticPulse. (#399)

  • Begin transitioning metaverse server URLs into central files for easier development around the Metaverse API. (#411)

  • Disable certified entities being auto deleted by the server because the check returned false. (#438)

  • Fix models not scaling correctly on load due to a low timeout; also fix resizing of models for the first time after they load. (#442)

  • Fix reloading content in serverless domains. (#447)

Domain Server

The numbers at the end of each item are the PR numbers in the Project Athena repo.

General

  • Add the “Prometheus” exporter, which allows for exporting of full domain and mixer statistics for visualization. (#280)

Documentation

User Docs

The numbers at the end of each item are the PR numbers in the Vircadia-Docs-Sphinx repo.

  • Update build docs from main repo, fix link for auto-updating of build docs. (#55)

  • Create debugging tips for Interface on Windows. (#56)

  • Release notes for 2020.2.2. (#57)

API Docs

The API docs are generated from the software source repo. The latest live deployment source can be viewed here.

  • Nothing new!

Extra Applications

Explore App (Interim Version)

The numbers at the end of each item are the PR numbers in the Decentralized GoTo repo.

  • Nothing new!

Community Apps

The numbers at the end of each item are the PR numbers in the Community Apps repo.

  • Add “Refresh” app. (#18)

  • Add more info to “Radar” app. (#19)