Avogadro 1.0.2

Avogadro 1.0.2 was released on 22 April 2011.

What’s New

This is a stable bug-fix release, recommended for all users. The following list includes some of the bugs fixed since Avogadro 1.0.1:

  • Fixed issues with newer versions of SIP
  • Import Avogadro automatically in the Python terminal
  • Some fixes/adjustments for newer versions of Open Babel
  • Fixed a bug in the bounds for cubes, now isosurfaces align to molecules in all cases
  • Added picking support in wireframe - enables editing of atoms in this mode
  • Fixed some crashes when drawing with adjust hydrogens on
  • Ensure the GAMESS input generator updates when atoms are added, removed or updated
  • Added some missing entries in the GAMESS input dialog
  • Fixes to the NWChem input generator
  • Add LARGE keyword to MOPAC input files to give full output of MOs
  • Fixed autobonding in animations when rendering in POV-Ray for video
  • Removed some old CMake code that was no longer needed
  • Made Linguist optional for Avogadro builds
  • Fixes for compilation on Windows
  • Fixed a few memory leaks


Updated translations are included, now with over 19 significant translations and localizations. Thanks to all our translation contributors.

Known Issue

Due to a bug in the build system, translations are never built. There is a patch in the 1.0 branch, and a further release will be made shortly to address this issue.