v5.7.1 release notes

Clawpack 5.7.1 was released on September 11, 2020. See Installing Clawpack.

Permanent DOI: [DOI 10.5281/zenodo.4025432].

Changes relative to Clawpack 5.7.0 (April 23, 2020) are shown below.

To see more recent changes that are in the the master branch but not yet released, see Changes to master since v5.9.0.

Changes that are not backward compatible

  • None

General changes

  • None

Changes to classic

  • None

See classic diffs

Changes to clawutil

  • New b4run.py capability added – script run before runclaw from make .output that can be used to copy files to _output, for example.

  • claw_git_status.py improved.

See clawutil diffs

Changes to visclaw

  • Fix some things that weren’t backward compatible with older versions of matplotlib

  • Improve animation plot quality, and other changes to animation_tools.py

  • New Matlab tools

  • Other misc. changes

See visclaw diffs

Changes to riemann

  • None

See riemann diffs

Changes to amrclaw

  • fix verbosity_regrid

  • fix use of kmltools in region_tools

See amrclaw diffs

Changes to geoclaw

  • Some fixes to fgmax examples

  • Improve some kml and netcdf tools

  • Additional storm models

  • Other misc. fixes and improvements

See geoclaw diffs

Changes to PyClaw

For changes in PyClaw, see the PyClaw changelog.

See pyclaw diffs

Other Clawpack Repositories

The repositories below are not included in the Clawpack tarfile or pip install, but changes to these repositories may also be of interest.