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Re: gEDA-user: PCB: Stale rat's nest?

On 3/3/06, Dan McMahill <dan@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I think what we need is early on in the documentation to have a quick
> and to the point definition of terms.  Unfortunately, there is not an
> industry standard among cad tools so such a section (I'm thinking a page
> or less) would be a big help.  For example, what we call a "footprint"
> in PCB is a "pattern" or a "stencil" in a couple of other tools.

Since there is variety of EDA experience on the list maybe some sort of
survey could be done.

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