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Re: m_colorsSettings in BOARD
On 04/12/2013 12:02 PM, Karl Schmidt wrote:
> I've used a system that stored the colors in the board file and it caused =>LOTS<= of problems. At
> the very least, you want a way to easily override with a user preference. ( It is good to be able to
> reset colors anyway ).
> For a default color pallet - tradition (and what is on several other systems) goes back to when we
> used red and blue tape - Red for Top_Copper and blue for Bottom_copper. (white(or light gray for
> silk and black for holes is also common )
This latter is along the same lines of my number 3) option. I am amenable to that, as I
The main thing here and now is that someone knows not to rip out the BOARD color
interface. Implementation can be embellished later.