electrical CAD system
Electric is a CAD program for designing electrical circuits, handling custom IC layout, schematic drawing and hardware description language specifications. Several CAD operations are supported, such as rule checking and simulation. Many different types of designs can be produced and input or output in a wide variety of formats.
GNU Electric offers a wide range of synthesis and analysis tools for working on the circuitry, including design rule checking, simulation, routing, layout vs. schematic, logical effort… It also has many importers and exporters for interfacing to other EDA (Electronic Design Automation) systems. It even has a constraint system for managing chip layout.
released on 22 November 2016
31 August 2012
Leaders and contributors
|Steven M. Rubin||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|VCS Repository Webview||https://svn.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/electric/trunk/electric|
|Required to build||Apache Ant|
|Required to use||OpenJDK JRE|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 May 2018.
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