Documentation Patch Notes

Below is a list of website updates for zero.digipen.edu

Patch 9/1/2016

This is a fairly large patch geared towards updating existing materials.

New & Changed

Formatting & Maintenance

Backend Changes

Patch 6/16/2016

This patch was primarily focused on improving materials for beginner ProjectFun users. There is also new documentation on the text editor and collision.

New & Changed

Formatting Changes

  • None

Backend Changes

  • Search formatting improvements which should prevent most issues with multiple empty results being displayed.

Patch 3/1/2016

New & Changed

Formatting Changes

Backend Changes

  • Fixed a bug where partial or whole pages would appear in the search results.
  • Fixed a bug where html elements on certain pages were being formatted to collapsible.

Patch 01/22/2016

New & Changed

Formatting Changes

Organizational Changes

  • Removed broken link for old Tutorials/Overview page which no longer exists.

Back End Changes

  • Fixed extension bugs that will improve the website theme in certain browsers

Patch 12/04/2015

New & Changed Content

Patch 11/30/2015

New & Changed Content

Patch 11/25/2015

This patch we are moving towards having a comprehensive Manual for the Zero Engine. The first step was to move all tutorials to the tutorials section, to that end we have replicated the general hierarchical structure the Manual had in the Tutorial section. This patch is mostly organizational changes to prepare for future Manual content, but we have added in some new documentation. Most notably we have released documentation for the new Audio Engine in Zero.

New & Changed Content

Formatting changes

Organizational changes

Patch 11/6/2015

New & Changed Content

  • Workshops/GAM100
    • Custom Events
      • Added lesson
    • Custom eases
      • Added lesson

Formatting changes

  • Workshops/GAM100
    • Events
      • Backend changes, no actual content change

Organizational changes

  • ZeroManual/Graphics
    • The root section ZeroManual/Animation has been moved under the root section ZeroManual/Graphics
  • Tutorials/FeatureTutorials
    • Added custom ease tutorials
  • ZeroManual/Graphics/Animation
    • Added manual page for the animator tool

Patch 10/30/2015

  • Search tool
    • Slight backend change for efficiency and future proofing formatting
  • Tutorials/Feature Tutorials
    • Added Custom Events tutorial
  • Zero Manual/Editor
    • Added lesson for using sample curve tool with actions.

Patch 10/23/2015

  • Global Changes
    • All tabs replaced with spaces. This should mainly affect the formatting of code blocks.
  • Zero Manual
    • Editor
      • CogPaths
        • Updated links & minor content
      • Project Commands & Actions
        • Fixed link to section on Editor section index
    • Scripting
      • Scripting 3 (Arrays & Loops)
        • Formatting
      • Events & Connections
        • Page created

Patch 10/16/2015

  • Workshops/GAM100
    • Launcher
      • Typos & formatting
    • Game Objects
      • Formatting
    • EditorUI
      • Formatting
    • Adding Components
      • Formatting
  • Zero Manual
    • Editor
      • Launcher
        • Typos & formatting
      • EditorUI
        • Formatting
      • CogPaths
        • Reference page created
    • Architecture
      • Architecture Overview
        • Adding Components
          • Formatting
        • Events & Connections
          • Reference page created
        • Events
          • Updated links
    • Scripting
      • Scripting 3 (Arrays & Loops)
        • Added snippet for {} array initialization syntax
    • Zilch In Zero
      • Inheritance
        • Added sub section documenting Virtual and Override attributes
    • UI
      • Heads Up Display
        • Updated links
  • Tutorials/Feature Tutorials
    • Game Objects
      • Formatting
    • CogPaths
      • Lesson created
    • Custom Events
      • Lesson created