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Re: Default layer names
Dick Hollenbeck <dick@...>
Sun, 28 Feb 2010 13:42:48 -0600
Thunderbird 22.214.171.124 (X11/20090817)
Torsten Hüter wrote:
I hope this time I'm not too late - my question is if you're happy with the current layer names with underscores and abbreviations.
Yes I am happy with them.
In the Specctra DSN spec we have 'front' and 'back'.
The Front and Back is something I am quite fond of, and argued for it
about 8 weeks ago.
We have a layer name editing tool, for those that don't like the
defaults. Maybe you can ask your question WRT to a German specific
But all the #defines in the source code and what not have been recently
been changed to reflect FRONT and BACK, and this is a good thing IMO.
So yes, you are too late.
I'm using FAB3000 as CAM Tool - there you have the following names:
In my opinion much easier to read and sorted in the file system.