8.12 Release Notes

Release date: April 29, 2020

In this release we’ve focused on further improvements to the importer.

Batch update error corrections during import

When making corrections to cells for list or status fields during import, you’ll now be prompted to apply those corrections to similar cells.

Importer

Other changes

  • Fixed an issue where trashing a task template that is used as a default in a particular project could lead to an invalid state [SG-14486]
  • Removed links to import from menus for users who don’t have Create or Edit permissions for a particular entity [SG-16804]
  • Prevented uploading invalid file types when uploading thumbnails on step 4 of import [SG-17070]
  • Fixed an issue that could occur during import after changing a value in certain fields, and then remapping the column to a different field [SG-16071, SG-16072]
  • Removed some internal fields that were visible in field selection dropdowns. [SG-11428]
  • Improved Event Log records for Permission Rule changes. Now all changes for a Role can be viewed by filtering on the Role. [SG-14649]
  • Fixed a display bug that affected the export of query fields when fields are configured to display as single records with a date value. This fix ensures that such fields correctly apply a UTC offset before being sent to the user. [SG-14470]

  

8.12.0.4469 (Thu May 28, 2020)

Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Fixed an issue when entities with blank ID field were treated as duplicates in the importer tool [SG-17505]
  • Permissions Improvements. [SG-16693]:
    • “See Non-Project Notes” and “See Non-Project Tasks” are grouped under “See Assigned Projects Only”
    • Task Templates (TT) visibility and accessibility is controlled by Entities -> Task Templates. If “See” is unchecked the old dialog will show up with no TTs when trying to Edit a TT on an entity

 

8.12.0.4449 (Tue May 26, 2020)

Improvements

  • Improvement to provide feedback for certain invalid API request query filters, instead of a generic error message. [SG-17108]

 

8.12.0.4440 (Mon May 25, 2020)

Improvements

  • Removed “Add list Item” option in multi-select drop-down lists. [SG-17387]

 

8.12.0.4415 (Thu May 21, 2020)

Improvements

  • Improvements to Shotgun team processes.

 

8.12.0.4412 (Thu May 21, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where the “Show the first 25 results immediately when editing this field” option was not correctly indicated when creating a new field. [SG-17158]

 

8.12.0.4404 (Wed May 20, 2020)

Improvements

  • Improve performance of Task dependency checking by improving performance of WorkDayRule queries on systems with very large WorkDayRule tables. [SG-17503]

 

8.12.0.4393 (Tue May 19, 2020)

Improvements

  • Field now takes into account the value of “Show the first 25 results immediately when editing this field” option at creation time. [SG-17158]

 

8.12.0.4371 (Thu May 14, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a regression related to API read, in retired_only mode. Values from linked fields through retired entities would not longer be returned. [SG-17504]
  • Fixed an issue where the exporter would introduce tab characters in front of negative numbers in the exported CSV file. [SG-15906]

 

8.12.0.4346 (Wed May 13, 2020)

Improvements

  • Improvements to infrastructure to better and more reliably update Shotgun. [SG-17274][SG-14321]

 

8.12.0.4335 (Tue May 12, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the incorrect initialization of a Script API key. [SG-17492]

 

8.12.0.4313 (Mon May 11, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue when a hidden field could become visible in the Importer for non-admin users. [SG-17435]

 

8.12.0.4290 (Thu May 7, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the looping tooltips in the Overlay player and the Client review site. [SG-13677]

 

8.12.0.4280 (Wed May 6, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix for issues when Custom Threaded Entities are linked to Tasks. [SG-17376]
  • Fixed occasional read failures with summary fields when disabled custom entity types were referenced by the field’s query. [SG-17364]
  • Fixed an issue with Link To Local files where, if the page displayed the file field before the browser integration had finished connecting, you would have get a coercing to Unicode error. [SG-17239]
  • Fixed issue that could cause the “upload progress” dialog to never close when creating replies with attached images, in a conversation thread. [SG-16863]

 

8.12.0.4271 (Tue May 5, 2020)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with applying or creating Task Templates which include tasks with empty names [SG-16907]

 

8.12.0.4255 (Mon May 4, 2020)

Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Fix for not being able to create Fields in Thumbnail View. [SG-17367]
  • Python API: It is now possible to update tasks with start_date, due_date, duration, milestone and/or splits fields. [SG-7683]
  • Fixed an issue with Importer tool when using a bulk correction for big amounts of data, which could modify some entity's IDs and show Internet Connection error. [SG-17363]
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