From Golems Universal Constructor
Golems is a constant work in progress. It is frequently updated with bug fixes and new or improved features. Bug reports should be made in the forums under the appropriate section for the platform you are using.
|0.55.1||September 5, 2009||
|0.55.0||August 30, 2009||
|0.54.6||August 19, 2009||
This minor bug fix improves some selection issues with wires, and also a minor fix to the new precise function editor.Also, the "HeadVSHelicopter" demo has been split up into two demo files: "Head" and "Helicopter".
|0.54.5||July 29, 2009||
|0.54.4||July 20, 2009||
|0.54.3||July 13, 2009||This is a bug fix release; addresses problems with rotating universal joints, text, and some other minor details. This release also improves support for Mac OS X (10.5+) and Ubuntu (9.04).
|0.54.2||June 28, 2009||This release adds Universal Joints, which you can create by making a Ball and Socket Joint, and then selecting 'Universal Joint' in their component menu.|
|0.54.1||June 23, 2009||Adds the ability to write arbitrary text onto the components of your machine. Find this option under the Appearance tab in the component menu.|
|0.54.0||June 20, 2009||This major release has many additions, new features, and improvements, including:
|0.53.12||May 19, 2009||New icons for the main menu, and a much faster/less glitchy save/load menu. Also, a fix to pyramid control points, among other minor bug fixes.|
|0.53.11||May 11, 2009||Important bug fixes to tubes and slope functions (previously they were not usable)|
|0.53.10||May 8, 2009||Minor bug fixes from the previous release: pyramids in save files were being loaded at twice the expected size.|
|0.53.9||May 6, 2009||Minor bug fixes from the previous release, relating to the menus for spheres and textures.|
|0.53.8||May 5, 2009||
We've skipped right over version 0.53.7, which was a testing release on the forums. Many bug fixes and minor improvements (such as more reliable undo/redo). Improvements have also been made to memory usage on large machines.
|0.53.6||February 18, 2009||A new type of structure has been added to Golems: Gears. Also, there have been some minor fixes and improvements to how menus work. You can now undo most changes made in windows.|
|0.53.5||February 2, 2009||Fixed a bug introduced in version 0.53.4 that caused major problems for motors, hinges, and hydraulics, (especially with wire mode).|
|0.53.4||February 1, 2009||Improved multimeters so that the detected velocity includes linear velocity caused by the angular rotation of an object (and the same for acceleration).|
|0.53.3||January 31, 2009||
Rockets now have particle effects. You can choose from some supplied effects, or design your own.This release also fixes some minor bugs with deletion and keyboard input, and improves support for linux. Finally, the 'top' demo has been updated to demonstrate the new rocket effects.
|0.53.2||January 30, 2009||Fixed a bug that prevented multimeters from reporting values.|
|0.53.1||January 29, 2009||Fixed a minor bug caused by deleting wires or components with wires.|
|0.53.0||January 24, 2009||
Golems now supports group assignment! Select any set of objects, and then press 'g'. Then go to group view to see and select the groups you've created.
|0.52.9||December 19, 2008||
Design mode now has support for box selection: Hold down ctrl (or comand on Macs), click and drag the mouse select all the objects inside a box.Made changes that should improve saving and loading times, and cut the size of save files for large machines by as much as 60%. Additionally, some minor bug fixes were made to motors and wires.
|0.52.8||December 11, 2008||Fixed a minor bug that caused certain save files to fail to load. Also made some minor changes to the window themes.|
|0.52.7||December 10, 2009||Golems now has tooltips! (These can be disabled from the menu). An important bug with physics was fixed, as well as a large number of minor improvements.|
|0.52.6||December 4, 2008||Fixed a bug that caused occasional crashes during physics, and reduced loading time for starting physics. Added more options for the Function Modifier component.|
|0.52.5||November 30, 2008||Improved graphics problems related to flickering, fixed some minor bugs.|
|0.52.4||November 29, 2008||Added keyboard controls for batteries. You can now turn batteries on and off, while physics is running, by pressing shortcuts you set up. Note: new save files may not load in previous versions of Golems.|
|0.52.3||November 29,2008||Fixed important bugs affecting only Macs, and released a Linux version. Also improved cylinder collision resolution.|
|0.52.2||November 25, 2008||Fixed some important bugs, released an alternate installation option for Windows, and improved Mac integration.|
|0.52.1||November 22, 2008||Minor bug fixes.|
|0.52.0||November 19, 2008||First public release!|