Unable to plug a material input into a material socket when opening a old file in blender 4.0 + #115949

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opened 2023-12-08 16:38:14 +01:00 by Alexandrem · 3 comments

System Information
Operating system: Windows 10
Graphics card: RTX 4070 Ti

Blender Version
Broken: 4.0.2
Worked: 3.6

Short description of error
unable to connect a material input into a material socket (set material node)

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Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

  • Download attached file or:
    • On Blender 3.6, create a simple geometry nodes setup with material input
    • Save the .blend file
  • Open the Blender 3.6 file in Blender 4.0.2.
  • Attempt to connect a material input into a material socket (set material node).

Observe that the material input cannot be connected to the material socket.

geometry_node_input_error.blend

**System Information** Operating system: Windows 10 Graphics card: RTX 4070 Ti **Blender Version** Broken: 4.0.2 Worked: 3.6 **Short description of error** unable to connect a material input into a material socket (set material node) ![length.gif](attachments/f91a7464-1543-40da-b8b1-5bc869b60b46) ![](attachments/5c3a1f30-0d59-432b-aa4c-0c9940c3ab4f) **Exact steps for others to reproduce the error** - Download attached file or: - On Blender 3.6, create a simple geometry nodes setup with material input - Save the .blend file - Open the Blender 3.6 file in Blender 4.0.2. - Attempt to connect a material input into a material socket (set material node). Observe that the material input cannot be connected to the material socket. [geometry_node_input_error.blend](https://projects.blender.org/attachments/8dd9ec6d-37b7-4552-ad83-efbb38d923a6)
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labels 2023-12-08 16:38:14 +01:00
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This happened when I opened a blender 3.6 file into blender 4.0.2 . I had to create a new node setup in order to get it to work properly

This happened when I opened a blender 3.6 file into blender 4.0.2 . I had to create a new node setup in order to get it to work properly

Thank you for the report.
Could you please provide a .blend file demonstrating this issue?
Having the file will help us investigate the problem further.

Thank you for the report. Could you please provide a .blend file demonstrating this issue? Having the file will help us investigate the problem further.
Germano Cavalcante added
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labels 2023-12-08 18:42:20 +01:00
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Thank you for the report.
Could you please provide a .blend file demonstrating this issue?
Having the file will help us investigate the problem further.

here is the file

> Thank you for the report. > Could you please provide a .blend file demonstrating this issue? > Having the file will help us investigate the problem further. here is the file
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