8.1 Release Notes

Release date: February 12, 2019

Shotgun 8.1 has many improvements to make your experience even better.

Additional features

  • Updated the importer to support imported and exported translations. [SG-8654]
  • Added the ability to delete multiple project templates. [SG-9357]
  • Changes to permission rules are now recorded in the event logs. [SG-8470] [SG-10486]
  • The Shotgun Python API and REST API now support parentheses in filenames when using a relative_path. [SG-10049]
  • The version creation add media ‘created successfully’ dialog box now has a light and dark theme. [SG-9499]
  • The legacy two-pane detail view now has a light and dark theme. [SG-9021]
  • Updated row selection checkboxes to align with the look and feel of Shotgun. [SG-8876]
  • Applied a default size to the View All Projects page, in the thumbnail view. [SG-9798]

Fixed bugs

  • Fixed an issue in which adding multiple lines to a filter in a filter popup could prevent the page from being saved. [SG-9007]
  • Enabling the Uniqueness of records (Shot/Asset) now does not evaluate retired and archived items. [SG-2270]
  • Fixed an issue in which import of “All Tasks” failed trying to import to Shots or Assets. [SG-10011]
  • Fix for displaying two-factor authentication codes for new users. [SG-10085]
  • Fix for copying an internal version link for a version in the Media page. [SG-6144]
  • Fix to ensure custom page bricks are not copied when pushing project configurations. [SG-8125]
  • Fix to remove the ability that allowed adding the Overview brick twice to the navigation bar. [SG-7708]
  • Removed the old Markdown Textile support. [SG-5722]
  • Fixed an issue with the result titles in search results being transparent. [SG-9966]
  • Resolved an issue with column headers disappearing when scrolling pages with large amounts of data on Firefox and Safari browsers. [SG-7425]
  • Fixed styling issue for the Review Notes app summary email. [SG-9596]
  • Fixed an issue in which a white box would appear when mousing over the Configure Crew Planning Actions in the dark theme. [SG-9702]
  • Fixed a rendering issue when uploading or replacing thumbnails for sites with direct upload to S3 activated. [SG-10238]
  • Fix to ensure thumbnails work correctly for sites with “Direct upload to S3” enabled. [SG-10399] [SG-10234]
  • Improved the REST API upload, including changing the ‘upload’ link to always be a full URL and changing the S3 multi-part upload next URL key. [SG-9222]
  • Corrected translations of items in the Organize Statuses tab, seen when configuring the Shotgun Create panel. [SG-9505]

 

8.1.2.5 (Wed Mar 27, 2019)

Polish

  • Improvements to the Shotgun log service. [SG-11509]

 

8.1.2.2 (Mon Mar 18, 2019)

Polish

  • General service updates. [SG-11363]

 

8.1.2.1 (Wed Mar 13, 2019)

Bug

  • Resolved an issue with email notifications on the Client Review Site. [SG-11268]

 

8.1.2.0 (Tues Mar 12, 2019)

Optimization

  • The save buttons for “Site Preferences,” “Permissions - People,” and “Permissions - Scripts” now change color to show there are unsaved changes. [SG-10662]
  • Removed an unused preference related to in-process email notifications. [SG-10485]

Fixed bugs

  • Fix to ensure the correct value format when summarizing a calculated field. [SG-7734]
  • Fixed an issue to ensure connection entities work when a multi-entity field is revived. [SG-5743]
  • Fixed an issue to ensure that pipeline step fields properly save and display capitalization changes. [SG-9511]
  • Fix to display the “edit” link in a note in the activity detail stream. [SG-10089]
  • Fix to properly display the “modified” label when making changes to the New Note form. [SG-10437]
  • Fix to properly display filenames containing markup-like characters in the lightbox viewer. [SG-6048]
  • Fixed the All Projects Pages menu, the All Pages dropdown, and other menu items to be consistent with Shotgun’s style. [SG-10752] [SG-10665] [SG-11061]
  • Fixed a REST API issue where uploads to Shotgun failed for files with a space in the filename. [SG-10284]

 

8.1.1.1 (Wed Feb 27, 2019)

Polish

  • General service improvements. [SG-11088]

 

8.1.1.0 (Tues February 26, 2019)

Fixed bugs

  • Fixed an issue to ensure email notifications were sent on notes created in the Overlay player that were linked to Tasks assigned to artists. [SG-10337]
  • Fixed an issue to ensure global advanced permissions were not overridden by conditional permission rules. [SG-10135]
  • Fix to ensure users with permissions to modify other users’ email addresses can change the correct email address. [SG-10372]
  • Fix to make sure there are no escaped links in Preferences. [SG-10822]
  • Improved the readability of rows that were highlighted in dark mode. [SG-10808]
  • Fixed an issue to ensure unread Inbox updates were synchronized with permissions checks for users in Client Notes. [SG-10143]
  • Updated the style of the View Note Details icon. [SG-9882]
  • Fixed an issue that didn’t display an icon on the browser tab for unread messages in the Inbox. [SG-10420]
  • Fix to ensure the New Entity dialog appears in RV when creating a new entity by submitting via RV. [SG-10544]
  • Modified entity preferences to ensure the correct entity types are displayed in their intended sections. [SG-10880]
  • Fix to ensure people can be added to the Department entity. [SG-10629]
  • Fix to ensure any deleted or revived entity has its {{updated_by}} field set to the value of the user who made the change. [SG-6458]
  • Fixed a REST API issue where CORS headers were not set when a request raised an exception. [SG-10612]
  • The user full name is now correctly set at creation when LDAP is used. [SG-9969]

 

8.1.0.3 (Thu Feb 21, 2019)

Bug

  • Fix for the Tasks dialogue no longer appearing in the new Note entity creation form. [SG-10830]
  • When using Shotgun Create or RV to connect to Shotgun, the user will not be redirected to the projects page in Shotgun. Session expiration (as per Shotgun Security settings) is correctly enforced. [SG-10789]

 

8.1.0.2 (Tue Feb 19, 2019)

Bug

  • Fix for not being able to select a source Project for pulling Project Configurations. [SG-10908]
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