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Re: gEDA-user: weird names in PCB part library
Once you have put the land pattern into pcb its origion really dosn't
matter. The question is in making new patterns. Should one write an m4
script or use some other technique.
So Twister isn't any worse off having used the old libraries or using
newer ones provided that each pattern is correct.
Two, I think that are enough experienced PCB users to write a
comprehensive users manual for PCB. I think your time, Harry, is much
more valuable spent improving the code. I am soon... very soon I hope
going to finish this crazzy board I have been working 7/24 on for
months. Since, no one else has stepped up I volunteer to start putting
together a comprehensive users manual for pcb and gaf and publish it
under the equivelent GPL for documentation. I will be asking for help
from my fellow users and I will pull ideas from off the archives of this
mailing group. By now we know that under PCB there are numerous ways to
do the same thing I have my way and other will have their own way. So,
if you disagree or have an alternative method send me an email or
directly edit the document and send me your updates.
This document will include not only how to use PCB but the implications
of each parameter on the board manufacturing process.
Thanking all the future contributors in advance,
Karel Kulhavý wrote:
Heh - I think I have designed the whole Twister using mostly the old libraries
:) I didn't know their use is discouraged :)