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Re: Bill of materials management
Dick Hollenbeck <dick@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sat, 19 May 2012 21:22:34 -0500
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On 05/19/2012 07:13 AM, Joseph Baker wrote:
> I've been working on a dedicated bill of materials management tool to augment Eagle's
> quite basic BOM script (see https://github.com/jbaker0428/Eagle-BOM-Manager/). That
> being said, I've hit the limits of the free version of Eagle and am working on switching
> to Kicad permanently.
There is an EAGLE pcbnew PLUGIN brewing, and it should soon be able to load eagle *.brd files.
I am seeing tracks on screen already. Things are shaping up nicely, just a matter of
grinding it out, but the mapping seems relatively nice in terms of capturing most eagle
board elements. So I remain optimistic about what I am seeing.