• Added new application, captureOEM.
  • Added support for new Auto features, AutoRoi, AutoGain, and AutoExposure limits.
  • Added support for 10-bit packed pixel formats.

  • Added support for Ubuntu 16.04.
  • Folded in v2.1 patch containing JPEGDLL32v1.1.  This patch eliminates namespace collisions with some libraries, such as OpenCV.
  • Added FEATURE_FOCUS control to captureOEMLite.

  • Added support for (H264) video capture.  Specifically, added the methods:

    • PxLGetEncodedClip
    • PxLFormatClipEx
  • Added support for General Purpose Input (GPI), whereby the hardware trigger resource can be re-mapped to serve as  GPI.
  • Added support for 64-bit ARM installs (ARMv8 -- aarch64).
  • Improvements in image quality of the preview window; hardware acceleration is now used utilized if the platform supports it.

  • Support for USB3 cameras with binary files that are USB3 Vision (U3V) certified, as well as cameras that contain binaries that are pre-U3V certified.
  • FEATURE_FOCUS can now accept 2 parameters when PxLSetFeature is called with the FEATURE_FLAG_ONEPUSH bit of the flags parameter is set (to perfrom a one-time auto focus operation). These two additional parameters (if supplied) will represent the range over which the auto focus it to be applied.

  • Added support for CAMERA_INITIALIZE_EX_FLAG_ISSUE_STREAM_STOP with PxLInitializeEx to assist with recover from unexpected termination of camera applications.
  • Cleanup operations are now performed on signals SIGINT and SIGTERM.

  • Support for cameras equipped with a General Purpose Input.