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Re: Footprint Wizard Farnell/Eagle.scr/Ultra librarian, and scripting, how to integrate
Edwin, can you post a couple of links to farnell parts that have the
ultralibrarian file?, I cannot find any :)
2012/8/6 Miguel Angel Ajo Pelayo <miguelangel@xxxxxxx>
> Hi Edwin, some kind of REST api would be perfect, I've just found they
> have this:
> But not sure if it provides the link or directions to get to the .zip
> file, and they require you to register an api key (depending on license it
> could be included in the script).
> Other way would be to fetch the http for the part itself, and then parse
> the HTML finding out the .zip file with the footprint description.
> 2012/8/6 Edwin van den Oetelaar <oetelaar.automatisering@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Hello everyone,
>> Short summary.
>> I have been working with Miguel behind the scenes trying to get scripting
>> fully integrated.
>> One of the first thing we can do with scripting is generating foot-prints.
>> Miguel already has an example working. (parametric footprint)
>> Since the Farnell/Element14 website recently is making footprints
>> available as eagle.scr files I would like
>> to integrate that into the wizard.
>> Some things are easy: getting a file from their website, like
>> Parsing this will not be hard, just some work.
>> ** I do have a problem: how to get from an order code : 1885120 on
>> farnell to the number 1550314. **
>> Once we have the zip file, the order code is easily found, since it is in
>> the zip file:
>> Attribute OC_NEWARK '41T0725';
>> Attribute OC_FARNELL '1885120';
>> Any thoughts or experience you want to share?
>> Edwin van den Oetelaar
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