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Re: Re: Pcbnew layers
--- Dick Hollenbeck wrote:
Alain Mouette wrote:
I miss this very much. Sometimes I have a metal part touching the
board (like a cristal or an RJ45) and Freeroute makes a mess...
A keepout layer? Why not a keepout zone? If you wanted to keep
someone out of a particular room in a multi-floor office building,
you would lock the door, you would not build a new floor.
Well... when you live in a two dimentional world, as layers do, you can
get enprisoned by a simple line on the floor, if if happens to be in
But more to the point: using tracks or poligons as in zones is probably
just the same. IMHO tracks is just easier but that may be because I got
used to that.
The important thing is that it should be possible to add it to a module,
like an RJ45 with a metal body...
PS: I like Geoff's idea of being able to select which layers are part of
the project in a way that they get removed from all dialogs. I just find
his color scheme too strange :)