Commit d510ee16 authored by Jürgen Reuter's avatar Jürgen Reuter
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Release v2.8.3

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Use svn log to see detailed changes.
Version 3.0.0_alpha
Version 2.8.3
2020-07-03
RELEASE: version 2.8.3
2020-07-02
Feature-complete UFO implementation for Majorana fermions
2020-06-22
Running width scheme supported for O'Mega matrix elements
2020-06-20
Adding H-s-s coupling to SM_Higgs(_CKM) models
2020-06-17
Completion of ILC 2->6 fermion extended test suite
2020-06-15
Bug fix: PYTHIA6/Tauola, correctly assign tau spins for stau decays
2020-06-09
Bug fix: correctly update calls for additional VAMP/2 iterations
Bug fix: correct assignment for tau spins from PYTHIA6 interface
2020-06-04
Bug fix: cascades2 tree merge with empty subtree(s)
2020-05-31
Switch $epa_mode for different EPA implementations
2020-05-26
Bug fix: spin information transferred for resonance histories
2020-04-13
HepMC: correct weighted events for non-xsec event normalizations
2020-04-04
Improved HepMC3 interface: HepMC3 Root/RootTree interface
2020-03-24
ISR: Fix on-shell kinematics for events with ?isr_handler=true
(set ?isr_handler_keep_mass=false for old behavior)
2020-03-11
Beam masses are correctly passed to hard matrix element for CIRCE2
EPA with polarized beams: double-counting corrected
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2020-03-03
RELEASE: version 3.0.0_alpha
RELEASE: version 3.0.0_alpha
2020-02-25
Bugfix: Scale and alphas can be retrieved from internal event format to
Bug fix: Scale and alphas can be retrieved from internal event format to
external formats
2020-02-17
Bugfix: ?keep_failed_events now forces output of actual event data
Bugfix: particle-set reconstruction (rescanning events w/o radiation)
Bug fix: ?keep_failed_events now forces output of actual event data
Bug fix: particle-set reconstruction (rescanning events w/o radiation)
2020-01-28
Bugfix for left-over EPA parameter epa_e_max (replaced by epa_q_max)
Bug fix for left-over EPA parameter epa_e_max (replaced by epa_q_max)
2020-01-23
Bugfix for real components of NLO QCD 2->1 processes
Bug fix for real components of NLO QCD 2->1 processes
2020-01-22
Bug fix: correct random number sequencing during parallel MPI event
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Consistent distribution of events during parallel MPI event generation
2020-01-20
Bugfix for configure setup for automake v1.16+
Bug fix for configure setup for automake v1.16+
2020-01-18
General SLHA parameter files for UFO models supported
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with multiple components
2017-09-25
Bugfix for process libraries in shower resonance histories
Bug fix for process libraries in shower resonance histories
2017-09-21
Correctly generate pT distribution for EPA remnants
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phase space
2017-03-06
Bugfix on rescan command for converting event files
Bug fix on rescan command for converting event files
2017-02-27
Alternative multi-channel VEGAS implementation
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2016-12-02
Alpha version of RECOLA interface
Bugfix for generator status in LCIO
Bug fix for generator status in LCIO
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RELEASE: version 2.4.0
2016-11-24
Bugfix for OpenLoops interface: EW scheme
Bug fix for OpenLoops interface: EW scheme
is set by WHIZARD
Bugfixes for top threshold implementation
Bug fixes for top threshold implementation
2016-11-11
Refactoring of dispatching
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RELEASE: version 2.2.8
2015-11-21
Bugfix for fixed-order NLO events
Bug fix for fixed-order NLO events
2015-11-20
Anomalous FCNC top-charm vertices
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Read-in of StdHEP events, self-tests
2015-02-22
Bugfix for mother-daughter relations in
Bug fix for mother-daughter relations in
showered/hadronized events
2015-02-20
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RELEASE: version 2.2.4
2015-02-06
Bugfix in event output
Bug fix in event output
2015-02-05
LCIO event format supported
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First O'Mega unit tests, some infrastructure
2012-11-13
Bugfix in anom. HVV Lorentz structures
Bug fix in anom. HVV Lorentz structures
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Modified raw event format (compatibility mode exists)
2012-03-12
Bugfix in decay-integration order
Bug fix in decay-integration order
MLM matching steered completely internally now
2012-03-09
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<ul>
<li><a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/manual">Manual</a></li>
<li><a href="/trac/wiki">Wiki Page</a></li>
<li><a href="https://gitlab.cern.ch/CLICdp/DetectorSoftware/clic-whizard2-settings">CLIC page on WHIZARD</a></li>
<li><a href="/news.html">News</a></li>
<li><a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/tutorials">Tutorials</a></li>
<li><a href="https://whizard.hepforge.org/manual/manual014.html#sec288">Delphes Fast Simulation</a></li>
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<p>
<b>
<span style="color:blue">
The official versions are 2.8.2 (released:
October 24th, 2019) and 3.0.0&alpha;
The official versions are 2.8.3 (released:
July 3rd, 2020) and 3.0.0&alpha;
(released March 3rd, 2020).
</span>
</b>
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<br/>
The distribution tarballs of the
sources can be found here
(<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-2.8.2.tar.gz">2.8.2, link</a>)
(<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-2.8.3.tar.gz">2.8.3, link</a>)
and
(<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-3.0.0_alpha.tar.gz">3.0.0&alpha;, link</a>).
<br/>
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<p>
The current versions are
<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-2.8.2.tar.gz">2.8.2 (October 24th 2019)</a>
<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-2.8.3.tar.gz">2.8.3 (July 3rd 2019)</a>
and
<a href="http://whizard.hepforge.org/whizard-3.0.0_alpha.tar.gz">3.0.0&alpha; (March 3rd 2020)</a>
</p>
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users, try it out.
</p></li>
<hr/>
<li><b>Version 2.8.3:</b>
<p>
Final release version of development series 2: feature-complete implementation of UFO interface
including SLHA parameter files, resonance histories, Majorana fermions, custom propagators;
binary grid files for VAMP2 integrator; major bug fix for reweighting; major bug fix for event
generation with MPI parallelization; running-width scheme for O'Mega matrix elements;
Higgs-strange Yukawa coupling; scale and alphas can be retrieved from event files; bug fix for
fast_wood phase-space setup
</p><p>
Many e+e- related updates: ILC official 250/500 GeV beam spectra added, additional options and
small bug fixes for EPA;
bug fixes: (i) CIRCE1/2 RNG state forced always re-integration, (ii) numerical noise in ASCII event formats,
(iii) beam masses and ISR kinematics for much more stable e+e- event generation with ISR and beam spectra,
(iv) resonance histories with TAUOLA tau and stau decays
</p></li>
<li><b>Version 2.8.2:</b>
<p>
Rescans with LCIO event files and LCIO alternative weights/cross sections, support for spin-2
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