Infinite saving loop with material attributes and VT

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Jun 12, 2024

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Output velocity on translucent objects does not work properly

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Jun 12, 2024

From UDN: [Link Removed] There is a bug in the output velocity for translucent objects in Unreal Engine 5. Specifically, when a material instance has the "output velocity" override flag enabled, bu ...

Custom HLSL's IncludeFilePaths should be injected into MaterialTemplate.ush

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Jun 10, 2024

udn: [Link Removed] This appears to only be an issue with SN_DBS. DBS calls a function to gather all shader includes, and any custom hlsl includes aren't discovered causing that file to not be cop ...

delete_all_material_expressions_in_function Doesn't delete all expressions in one go.

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - May 24, 2024

UDN: https://udn.unrealengine.com/s/case/500QP000009NxNBYA0/deleteallmaterialexpressionsinfunction-doesnt-delete-all-expressions-in-one-go?fromCase=1 A UDN user is reporting that the delete_all_mat ...

Serialized Blueprints containing MIDs do not load correctly in packages.

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - May 8, 2024

This issue is an easy fix but raises a different problem which is likely ingrained in UE, which is that MIDs should not be serialized out and should always be transient. Unfortunately we are in a po ...

Repackaging the same build produces different order of shader code chunks in IoStore container TOC

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Apr 24, 2024

A licensee reported that packaging the build with same content (it is unclear if they were rebuilding the DDC between the runs, but it shouldn't matter) produces a different placement of code chunks ...

ExportMaterialUVDensities() gets the incorrect value where the alpha channel is referenced

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Apr 16, 2024

ExportMaterialUVDensities() gets the incorrect value where the alpha channel is referenced (e.g. RegisterIndex of the texture is [3] or [7]) because FMeshRenderer::RenderMaterialTexCoordScales() use ...

MaterialTextureScale calculated incorrectly for materials with WorldPositionOffset

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Apr 16, 2024

When a Material uses WorldPositionOffset, the MaterialTextureScale is calculated incorrectly because FMaterialUtilities::ExportMaterialUVDensities() calls FMeshRenderer::RenderMaterialTexCoordScales ...

Clear Coat looks incorrect in the Preview when Energy Conservation on Material is enabled for non Substrate rendering

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Apr 11, 2024

Enabling Energy Conservation on Material makes Clear Coat Material look weird in Preview. It looks fine in the Level Editor, but not in any "Preview" type viewport (Material Editor, Asset Thumbnails ...

Improved handling of material functions for Virtual Texture usage validation in materials

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Apr 4, 2024

To enable proper validation between virtual texturing and opacity masked materials, a user has to check a project-level setting in order to get the material to compile, otherwise, they will encounte ...