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Module don't snapping anymore to the grid
I think I found an annoying improvement...
In pcbnew, when moving a module (i.e. the M key) the origin is not
snapped anymore to the grid, i.e. the grid only gives the movement
steps, not the absolute position. Was that wanted?
The annoying part is this: I have a board designed in metric, so most of
the stuff is drawn and placed on a 0.5mm grid, in this case. However
terminal blocks are 5,08mm pitch (i.e. imperial sized) and, since they
are modular, they need to be aligned on a 100mil grid.
My workflow before was:
1) Add the new terminal block module (the netlist import does this); it
is inserted in the 'default' position (usually at the bottom right of
the board, no idea why is that but doesn't matter); That position is
on the metric grid;
2) Move the grid origin on the first terminal block (it's the reason
I designed it for:P) and switch to the imperial grid;
3) Pick the new module with M, it snapped to the imperial grid and
quickly could be moved in position.
However now the behaviour in step 3 is different:
3) Pick the new module with M, it starts from the old position and moves
in steps big as the imperial grid; which is mostly not useful (since
it's not on *either* grid anymore, after moving!)
Workaround: move manually the module to the new grid origin and the move
it. Hardly convenient, I'd say...
What do you think of this situation? Is there a reason for the change or
am I missing something?
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