Avogadro 0.6.1 Released

The Avogadro project is proud to announce the availability of Avogadro 0.6.1. This is a bug fix release containing a few small feature enhancements and bug fixes. Avogadro is an advanced, cross-platform molecular editor designed for flexible use in computational chemistry, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, materials science, and related areas. Packages are available for Mac OSX, Windows and Linux, as well as source code provided under the GNU GPL. This release includes numerous enhancements and fixes from previous releases

Among the major improvements:
Fixed issue with losing the OpenGL context when switching views/virtual desktops
Fixed rendering of selected atoms/bonds for the ball and stick engine.
Second light source was added to the default OpenGL view.
Many more fixes and improvements...

We hope you will contact the development team with any questions, comments or concerns. In particular, if you would like to contribute, or find out how to use Avogadro to fit your needs, we hope to hear from you.

Thanks,
The Avogadro Project
http://avogadro.openmolecules.net/wiki/
http://sourceforge.net/projects/avogadro

Download:
https://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=165310&package_id=187449

Release Notes: http://avogadro.sourceforge.net/wiki/Avogadro_0.6.1

Posted by Marcus D. Hanwell 2008-03-11