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Re: Kicad preference questions
On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 08:10:33AM -0500, Dick Hollenbeck wrote:
> Library search paths are on their death bed. You should not have to search for a library
> after you know where it is.
> New designs do away with this concept, and so if anyone steps up to fix the old paradigm,
> it is only temporary.
Explain the new design then... how do you tell where a lib can be found
without some kind of search path ? At least *one* directory where to
search should be supplied in one way or the other (I agree that a whole
list of paths is not too useful)
Keep in mind the case of exchanging files with other people... (OrCAD
SDT actually saved whole pathnames in the project... these where *royal*