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Re: new kicadocaml release, new zone fill alg, if
Vesa Solonen <vsolonen@...>
Thu, 5 Feb 2009 08:40:45 +0200 (EET)
Alpine 1.99 (SOC 1136 2008-08-12)
On Wed, 4 Feb 2009, Tim Hanson wrote:
Kicadocaml uses OpenGL, for which triangle drawing is very quick (10ms
to draw a large 6 layer board).
Nice enough performance on Radeon 9250 with open source drivers from xorg
edgers PPA on ubuntu :) OpenGL is the s*it! Quite a lot of uncaught
exeptions from any boards I've made before, but your example runs ok. I
hope we can find ways to integrate at least some your fine work to Kicad.
It's really nice that load on X is completely gone with HW-drawing (as it