Reference to material collection by Index instead of by Name causes inconsistency

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Feb 21, 2024

A UDN user reports materials referincing parameter collections by index instead of by name. The problem manifests itself when rearranging the order of parameters belonging to collections, as the edi ...

ResavePackages Commandlet Consistently Crashes in 5.3 In Material PreSave

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Feb 20, 2024

Running the ResavePackages commandlet will consistently result in a crash. The callstack is here: Assertion failed: !IsRooted() [Link Removed] [Line: 265] UnrealEditor_Engine!UMaterialInterface::P ...

WPO is incorrectly generated on materials using Material Attributes as input to Landscape Layer Blend node

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Jan 31, 2024

This comes from this UDN : [Link Removed] It occurs with this setup :  [Image Removed] , where Set Material Attributes expressions act as inputs to the Landscape Layer Blend material expression. ...

Anisotropy not working correctly when used in Material Layers

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Jan 17, 2024

1. When a Material Layer is applied and there is no node connected to Anisotropy in the master material(M_Test_1), the material does not function correctly after packaging, although it works properl ...

Object Position of individual instances within the Landscape Grass system

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Dec 6, 2023

Object Position material node doesn't work for individual instances. ...

Crash Duplicating an empty AtlasRow material node

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Nov 29, 2023

This isn't a hard crash, but a "verify(...)" from MaterialExpressions.cpp, line 559. ...

Material containing null expressions crashes when launching the editor with the -Game flag

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Nov 23, 2023

This comes from a UDN report. [Link Removed] When launching the editor with -game, if a material contains a null expression (for instance because that material expression has been removed), the bin ...

Material previews in the content browser display the default material checkerboard

UE - Rendering Architecture - Materials - Nov 16, 2023

Occasionally material and material functions previews in the content browser are displayed with the default material checkerboard, perhaps due to shaders not being compiled. UDN users are also expe ...