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Re: Improving usability of KiCad


On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 4:49 PM, Alex G <mr.nuke.me@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I never questioned kicad's decision to use wxWidgets. I do think,
> however, of the 3d-viewer crashing on non-nvidia cards or nvidia cards
> with nouveau. I can reproduce it 100%. Are these and similar sort of
> issues common with wx? Would it be easier to switch to a different GUI
> system instead of patching up wx? If the answer to the last two
> questions is yes, then count me in on the effort.
The only issue i'm aware of is the
#648289<https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/648289>that looks going
straight to the related bug in RH/X11
If you fall in the same issue, fix your OpenGL stack otherwise try to
collect and show more infos, we wil try to solve it or at least
diagnosticate it.


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