VisPy v0.8.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2021-08-20 // 4 months ago
  • Enhancements:

    • ➕ Add PyQt6 backend #2172 (mars0001)
    • ✂ Remove 'VNC' backend #2164 (almarklein)
    • ♻️ Refactor texture_lut() Colormap method to BaseColormap for cleaner usage #2160 (almarklein)
    • Rendering arbitrary planes in the VolumeVisual #2149 (alisterburt)
    • Switch examples and website gallery to sphinx-gallery #2148 (djhoese)
    • ➕ Add "jupyter_rfb" backend for inline Jupyter Notebook/Lab display #2142 (almarklein)
    • Migrate from string formatting to template ($) variables in VolumeVisual shaders #2117 (brisvag)
    • ➕ Add clipping planes to VolumeVisual #2116 (brisvag)

    🛠 Fixed bugs:

    • 🛠 Fix volume_plane.py example not having a toggle for the animation #2179 (djhoese)
    • 🛠 Fix minor bug in volume_clipping.py example #2175 (kevinyamauchi)