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Business cad  + , productivity  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User manual included
Full description PCB is a simple tool, without memory and tPCB is a simple tool, without memory and time consuming fuctions like autorouter and auto placement, for designing printed circuit boards. Most settings can be specified by resources, passed in the command line or changed at runtime. Layout related settings are saved together with the data. Each layout has a unique name and color (if supported by your display); 8 layers are supported in addition to a silkscreen layer. You can control the visibility of pins and SMD pads. All files are 7 bit ASCII and can be preprocessed with any UNIX command that writes its results to stdout (GNU m4 is required). The layout grid ranges from 1/1000 inch up to 250/1000 inch; the maximum is defined at compilation time. Zooming is supported. PCB temporarily saves a copy the critical data in /tmp so nothing is lost during critical sections of the program, and supports an unlimited (depending on memory) number of undo operations; redo is also available in case you change your mode. PCD is now a part of gEDA (http://gpleda.org).is now a part of gEDA (http://gpleda.org).
GNU package identifier pcb  +
Homepage URL http://gnu.org/software/pcb  +
Interface command-line  + , x-window-system  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords CAD  + , design  + , circuit boards  + , layout  + , PCB  +
Last review by Donald Robertson +
Last review date 18 January 2013  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 31 January 2001  +
Name PCB  +
Prerequisite description GNU m4  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Harry Eaton  +
Related projects Alliance + , Electric + , GEDA-gaf + , LibStroke + , PythonCAD + , QCad - Community Edition + , TkGate + , ViPEC +
Revisionid 16,486  +
Revisiontimestamp 18 January 2013 17:43:59  +
Revisionuser User:Donaldr3 +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Designs printed circuit board layouts  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
User level intermediate  +
Version comment 1.6.3. stable released 1998-05-20
Version date 18 September 2011  +
Version download http://geda.seul.org/dist/pcb-20110918.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 20110918  +
Works-with cad  +
Has queryThis property is a special property in this wiki. PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB +
Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 18 January 2013 21:43:59  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. PCB + , PCB + , PCB + , PCB +
EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. haceaton@aplcomm.jhuapl.edu  +
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