Bootstrapper unable to detect correct redist dll when running PIX

UE - Foundation - Core - Jun 13, 2024

This happens because the bootstrapper executable tries to verify that the VC redist DLLs have the expected version. Unfortunately, when running under PIX, it finds the msvcp140_2.dll file bundled wi ...

Usd wrapper uses TCHAR_TO_ANSI conversions causing path issues with basic extended ASCII character set

UE - Editor - Content Pipeline - USD - Jun 12, 2024

It seems that a simple change from TCHAR_TO_ANSI to TCHAR_TO_UTF8 in UE::FUsdStage OpenStageImpl() fixes the issue. ...

Race condition between D3D12 Buffer Defrag and View creation

UE - Rendering Architecture - RHI - Jun 11, 2024

A UDN user reported that the D3D12 resource allocator defragmentation operation races with view creation. View creation needs to be always deferred to the RHI thread. ...

Can't set "r.Shaders.Optimize" to false in UE5.4

UE - Rendering Architecture - Shaders - Jun 7, 2024

The CVar "r.Shaders.Optimize" cannot be set to false from DefaultEngine.ini in the section "[ShaderCompiler]" as its help text describes. Also tested on UE5-Main, CL: 34200103 ...

PostReplicatedChange called for fast array item even when no values change

UE - Networking - Jun 7, 2024

Unless a property is set to REPNOTIFY_Always, we compare the property's received value to the current value on the client before calling the OnRep function. However, when determining if a fast array ...

5.4 Bug - create constraint blueprint node stopped working

UE - Anim - Rigging - Jun 5, 2024

Constraint Actor to Rig with Editor Utility Widget is working for the first time adding to the Sequencer. However if it was deleted and added to Sequencer again, run Scripted Actor Action shows Err ...

Generated world partition maps cause AssetManager warnings

UE - Foundation - Core - Cooker - May 29, 2024

When cooking world partition maps, it automatically writes out several maps in a "Generated" folder below the location of the map in the editor. In the repro above, this will create maps such as /Ga ...

Server will process moves from client with bReplicateMovement set to false

UE - Gameplay - Player Movement - May 28, 2024

UCharacterMovementComponent::ReplicateMoveToServer checks IsReplicatingMovement before sending moves to the server, but the server does not check IsReplicatingMovement when processing these received ...

Actors in always loaded sublevels are not immediately recorded into replays

UE - Networking - May 24, 2024

In FReplayHelper::ReplicateActor, we check Connection->ClientHasInitializedLevel(Actor->GetLevel()) to see if the actor should create a channel or not. However, the DemoNetConnection does not have a ...

LogAssetRegistry Error produces a path error when referring to assets on a junction/hard link/soft link

UE - Foundation - Core - Cooker - May 23, 2024

IAssetRegistry::GetChecked().ScanPathsSynchronous() now eventually calls FPathExistence::LoadExistenceData and logs the errorFPathExistence failed to gather correct capitalization from disk for <p ...