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mikeschn  
#1 Posted : Wednesday, November 8, 2023 3:52:35 PM(UTC)
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I'm on an M2 Mac Mini using Viacad Pro 14. Lately I've been getting a lot of lockups, and I have to cmd-opt-esc out of Viacad and restart.

It's unpredictable... I don't know what triggers my lockup. But I can tell when I do a menu pick and nothing happens... at that point I can't even quit.

Does anyone else have that issue? Any cures?

Last time I looked Viacad was running in Rosetta until ACIS was compiled for the ARM. Is that still true, or are we native on the ARM now?
https://forum.punchcad.c...ts&m=40298#post40298


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1TB Storage
macOS Sonoma v14.1.1

Edited by user Wednesday, November 8, 2023 4:57:25 PM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

ViaCAD Pro 12 on Windows; Viacad Pro 14 on Mac
statusis4F  
#2 Posted : Saturday, November 25, 2023 4:56:33 PM(UTC)
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I just upgraded to Viacad v14 to run on MacOS Sonoma with new M3 MBP. Yes, I am also seeing a lockup of the interface. I can open drop down menus from the menu bar but cannot select any commands. All keyboard shortcuts show as greyed out. Can't quit with Command-Q. I can still manipulate objects and access other tools in the Tool pallet. Only choice is to force quit.
statusis4F  
#3 Posted : Thursday, November 30, 2023 12:57:40 PM(UTC)
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I think I can reproduce this issue: if I only open new windows and create objects and manipulate them, ViaCad v14 appears to behave. However, when I open a ViaCad (.vcp) file from my previous version (v10), the interface locks up as I describe as soon as the file is open (no editing or manipulation necessary). If I use the import menu to open the older file, ViaCad appears to behave for the most part in that the menus don't lock up as before. However, if I close the imported file (no windows open) ViaCad will still lock up with the menu behavior I described. The lock up doesn't seem to occur if I just work with new documents.
So maybe a workaround but there still are some bugs here.
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Ovocom on 12/1/2023(UTC)
blackheathnick  
#4 Posted : Friday, December 8, 2023 4:57:52 AM(UTC)
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iMac M3. Exactly the same problem as statusis4F.
Ovocom  
#5 Posted : Friday, December 8, 2023 5:50:02 AM(UTC)
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Same Here: Macbook pro M1 Pro / Mac OS Somona
Tim Olson  
#6 Posted : Friday, December 8, 2023 2:14:51 PM(UTC)
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I continue to debug this issue with a priority!

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