[Bf-committers] OSL update needed

AIBlender aiblender at gmail.com
Wed Nov 19 12:29:42 CET 2014

On 19/11/14 11:26, Sergey Sharybin wrote:
> Not really sure what exactly means by "in GIT source". If you're using
> latest OSL from it's repository then nothing extra required. If you use
> latest blender git, then you'll need to run install_deps.sh to make sure
> your OSL is all fine (you'll need to do it once we're finished with
> preparing libs and making needed changes).
> On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 4:20 PM, AIBlender <aiblender at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 19/11/14 11:06, Sergey Sharybin wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> There was a bug in the OSL library which lead to some heisen-crashes of
>>> Blender. The patch has been now accepted to the upstream of OSL, so we
>>> should use it for the next release.
>>> It doesn't seem safe to use current git version of the library and likely
>>> it wouldn't be released before we go to the freeze. So the idea would be
>> to
>>> use Release-1.5.11 tag of the OSL repository and apply the patch on top
>> of
>>> it.
>>> Here's the patch itself:
>> https://github.com/imageworks/OpenShadingLanguage/commit/bcaf5778e2d778b72615e5c49269b59671cf0d91
>>> I'll take care of linux, but i need maintainers' help with OSX and
>> Windows.
>>> Once the OSX and Windows libs are up i'll do changes needed to be done in
>>> Blender itself.
>> Hi,
>> Does this mean for people like me that has OSL enabled in GIT source
>> builds that i will need to get Osl Release version 1.5.11 and apply that
>> patch.  Or can I just wait and install_deps will be updated and all will
>> need to do is rerun it?
>> Terry Wallwork
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Hi  Sergey,

Yes I mean I get OSL from install_deps.  So I will wait until 
install_deps is updated :)


Terry Wallwork

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