Chapter 159. Version 1.5.8.6

159.1. New Functions

Updated MagicQ Media Centre to support 64 Universes. Added support for converting larger movies to cmv files - up to 100,000 pixels - previously there was a maximum of 10,000 pixels.

Added pan and tilt invert to the personality files so that it is now possible for MagicVis to model the real fixture pan and tilt direction.

Added movement damping to MagicVis to simulate movement times of real fixtures.

Modified Generic Camera personality for MagicVis to use 16bit values.

The Windows, Linux and Mac versions of MagicQ now use the new improved graphical toolkit and include the visualiser. The older MagicQ app has now been replaced with MagicQ inc Vis.

159.2. Bug Fixes

Added a fix for Pro 2010 consoles for reported DMX loss problem. #0005178, #0005208

Fixed a few problems with the use of 64 universes. It was not possible to re patch heads above Universe 40.

Fixed a reset problem if head numbers were inadvertently set above the head number limit of 32768.