Limit Selection to Visible broken in Weight Paint mode
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Description

System Information
Operating System: Windows 7 64bit
Graphics Card: Nvidia GTX 970

Blender Version


Broken: Blender 2.78c

Short description of error
'Limit Selection to Visible' does not work in Weight Paint mode while using 'Vertex Selection Masking for Painting'

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

  1. Set 'Viewport Shading' to Solid.
  2. Add a monkey.
  3. Add a bone.
  4. Select bone and switch to Pose mode.
  5. Select monkey and switch to Weight Paint mode.
  6. Enable 'Vertex Selection Masking for Painting' and 'Limit Selection to Visible'.
  7. Use Circle Select or Box Select to select the visible vertices.
  8. Rotate monkey to see hidden vertices selected too.

True.
Simpler steps to replicate are:

  • Add a monkey.
  • Switch to Weight Paint mode.
  • Enable 'Vertex Selection Masking for Painting' and 'Limit Selection to Visible'.
  • Use Circle Select or Box Select to select the visible vertices.
  • Rotate monkey to see hidden vertices selected too.

Worked 2.75
Stopped 2.76 +

Joel Godin (FloridaJo) triaged this task as Confirmed priority.Jun 12 2017, 3:10 AM