19 April 2021

Notes for weekly communication of ongoing projects and modules.


  • Ankit Meel is receiving a development grant to help with bug triaging.



No module activity reported this week.


No project activity reported this week.

New Features and Changes

Video Sequence Editor

  • Adjust default proxy settings (commit) (Richard Antalik)

Spreadsheet Editor

  • Breadcrumbs and node pinning (commit) (Jacques Lucke)
  • Rename Point to Vertex for meshes in the spreadsheet (commit) (Jacques Lucke)

Geometry Nodes

  • Add domain and data type to attribute search (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Realize instances when applying node modifiers (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Improve speed of implicit attribute conversions (commit) (Jacques Lucke)
  • Automatically convert data types when writing to builtin attributes (commit)
  • Add custom tooltips for group input properties (commit) (Fabian Schempp)


  • Snap to cage geometry in the measure tool (commit) (Germano Cavalcante)

User Interface

  • Add a workspace for geometry nodes in the default startup file (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Improve feedback when adding node fails (e.g. on drag & drop) (commit) (Julian Eisel)
  • Remove (revert) the camera lock gizmo button (commit) (Harley Acheson)
  • Various naming tweaks (commit, commit) (Hans Goudey, Aaron Carlisle)


  • Enable transfer mode functionality for switching objects in Sculpt Mode (commit) (Pablo Dobarro)
  • Update menu entries for new Expand operator (commit) (Pablo Dobarro)

Grease Pencil

  • Invert color offsetting for Single and Object mode (commit) (Antonio Vazquez)

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