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pyvista/pyvista: Major changes and improvements to BackgroundPlotter

Bane Sullivan; Alex Kaszynski; Guillaume Favelier; Henrik Åhl; Tetsuo Koyama; Simon Frei; Keurfon Luu; math-artist; Leonardo Uieda; Eric Larson; Dieter Werthmüller; michi1510; Ruben de Bruin; Nicolas Cedilnik; Mikolaj Magnuski; MatthewFlamm; Marco Musy; Jiawei Zhuang; JasonTLin; Guillaume Jacquenot; Florian Wagner; Denis Sergeev; Ashley Scillitoe; Andras Deak

New Features

  • Huge Refactor of QtInteractor to improve stability of BackgroundPlotter (#603, #619).
  • Rename extract edges filters (#610)
  • Exposing tip resolution in pyvista.Arrow (#624)
Squashed Bugs
  • Minor doc fixes (#616)
  • Disabled depth peeling by default (#618)
  • Fix increment point size (#609)
  • Disabled rendering on close (#638)
Behind the scenes & MISC
  • Using Azure Devops for testing. We made this decision to keep all the testing in one place for Linux, Mac OS, and Windows.
  • Added Mac OS CI testing. Azure made this easy.
  • Added a development docs website at Anything merged with Master will show up here. Docs are only updated to when a release is created
  • Printed directions for movie example.
  • Using meshio>=4.0.0

Thanks to all those who contributed PRs for this release. Ping me if I missed you, because there was a lot this time around.

  • @adeak
  • @keurfonluu
  • @GuillaumeFavelier
  • @banesullivan
  • @RubendeBruin
  • @imsodin
  • @tkoyama010

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