Re: Kicad and module files
On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 06:16:37PM +0100, Slavko wrote:
> Dňa Wed, 22 Jan 2014 16:50:08 -0800 Jeremiah Mahler
> <email@example.com> napísal:
> > On Sun, Jan 19, 2014 at 02:30:39PM +0100, Slavko wrote:
> > It is certainly broken. I tried opening a known working project I
> > had and CvPcb generated lots of missing *.mod errors.
> > I also couldn't open the pcb.
> Thanks for confirmation. I filled the bugreport already:
> Perhaps you can add your experiences/comments in it. I am developing the
> PCBs rarely only and i don't archive them.
> > I got around this problem by downgrading from the 0.20131208 version
> > to 0.20130727. Luckily I had them in my /var/cache/apt/archives/
> Yes, you are happy man :-)
> Please, can you place the 0.20130727's .deb files somewhere on public
> place? I need one PCB now and the Fritzing is not a solution, due
> missing a lot of components/footprints...
I posted mine for the amd64 architecture in a Git project.
If you download them, double check the file names.
Special characters like '+' might be replaced with %2B.
> > I also noticed that the newest version (0.20131208) has almost no .mod
> > files whereas the older (0.20130727) version has many.
> Yes, i can to find only four *.mod files in this new package veŕsion.
> But i check the kicad-library on github
> (https://github.com/KiCad/kicad-library) and there are no *.mod files
> too, then i wonder, if things was not changed...
Perhaps the *.mod files are now obsolete?