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Tools for electronic circuit design

The gEDA project is working on producing a full GPL'd suite of Electronic Design Automation tools. These tools are used for electrical circuit design, simulation, prototyping, and production. The gEDA project was started because of the lack of free EDA tools for UNIX. The tools are being developed mainly on GNU/Linux machines, but considerable effort is being made to make sure that gEDA runs on other UNIX variants.


See for a complete list of documentation.


Download version 1.8.2 (stable)
released on 28 April 2016


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GPLv2Kelly Hopkins13 September 2010

Leaders and contributors

Ales V. Hvezda Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview
Developer E-mail
Bug Tracking,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite zlib 1.1.3
Weak prerequisite libgdgeda 1.8
Weak prerequisite libpng
Required to build GTK+ 1.2.3 or later
Weak prerequisite libstroke 0.3
Required to build Glib 1.2.3 or later
Required to build Guile 1.4 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 15 March 2017.


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