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Basic Library Version: 16

New GDL Features in ArchiCAD 16

Index

  1. Purpose of the document
  2. List of new features
    1. New/changed global variables
    2. New commands
  3. Changes in the interpretation of GDL

1. Purpose of the document

This document informs you about the new GDL features in ArchiCAD 16. You can find the definition of the new and changed commands in the GDL Reference Guide. Some of these topics are described in the Basic Library Documentation, too. The links in this document refer to the latter one, if available.

2. List of new features

New/changed global variables

Label globals

These new globals can be used in label elements.

Morph globals

These new globals can be used in markers for new shape elements.

Project location and time globals

These new globals tell about the location of the building. The date value is for supporting sun calculations across the year.

New commands

The new textblock command can identify paragraphs identified by numerical IDs.

New request options