The 2011-02 LDraw parts update has been now been released.
This update includes 786 files in the core library, including 474 new parts. A
further 19 parts have been redeveloped by authors who have affirmed the
Contributor Agreement, replacing files that were not redistributable. Only five
"non-CA" files remain in the library and every effort is being made to replace
those in the next update.
This is a big step in reducing the backlog on the Parts Tracker and brings the
number of files to its lowest level since September 2006. Thanks are due to
everyone who created or corrected parts for this release and to those who have
reviewed files in order to make this release happen.
The 160 certified files currently on the LDraw Parts Tracker were held back from
this update in keeping with our normal practice of not releasing new primitives
or subparts until they are needed for an official part file. Many of the further
337 files waiting for admin review should be included in the next release.
(...) Woo-hoo! :) Wow, I see some parts that are new in 2012 sets. That's a fast write/review/approve process! (...) Looking at the parts tracker history graph, the result of everyone efforts are apparent. Since the high water mark in April 2009, (...) (1 year ago, 29-Dec-11, to lugnet.cad)