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It's been three months since the last release and there are quite a few bug fixes and features that are ready to be tested. Please see the release candidate wheels here: https://github.com/pyvista/pyvista/releases/tag/0.25.0RC
@pyvista/developers, the next release is ready to be tested out. Please install the wheel and post any issues you encounter here.
Ideally, we can test the RC and if there are no problems we can have the release out by the end of this week. There are a few projects that need Python 3.8 support, and which means supporting VTKv9.
Here are the release notes. I've drafted it here so we can just copy and paste it into the release.Major API Changes
pyvistaqt. See #719 for the reasoning, but as a summary this boils down to licencing, unit testing, and improved development. See pyvistaqt to test out the new module. Wheels will be released for that as soon as we've released wheels for
pyvista==0.25.0as it's a dependancy.
UnstructuredGridsthat need to be implemented here, as well as many changes to our unit testing and CI to support Python 3.8 and VTKv9. See #732, #772, and #693.
pytest-xdist. See #739 and #744
Thanks to all those who contributed to this release! In no particular order: