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Re: Python Scripting on Windows with KiCad-Winbuilder


Hi Brian,

(Good work on the Windows stuff, by the way.)

The patch is here:


I can merge it in if you want, but feel free to do it yourself as well.

The Linux PPA replacement work goes well, but slowly due to other
requirements--I'll post as soon as I have updates.

Adam Wolf
Wayne and Layne, LLC

On Mon, Aug 5, 2013 at 4:47 AM, Brian Sidebotham <brian.sidebotham@xxxxxxxxx
> wrote:

> On 5 August 2013 07:54, Miguel Angel Ajo Pelayo <miguelangel@xxxxxxx>wrote:
>> I'm really amazed to see what you got here. I'm a little off the project
>> lately (just reading your efforts and changes weekly while doing
>> non-stop-work, in the hope to be back soon).
>> I felt that I had to write and say THANKS. You're awesome developers and
>> a great team.
>> Soon I will be having some vacation, and I expect to put a few days in
>> the scripting api documentation project, I had a plan that I wanted to test.
>> Again, thanks for all the hard work, and *congratulations*.
>> Brian: I didn't understand, but what was the problem with pycrust exactly?
> Thank-you for the thanks Miguel. It took a long while to get wxPython
> (well, wxWidgets converted to CMake), and there's still a lot of work left
> to do. The MSVC build still fails for wxPython, but I just need to abstract
> the compiler flags, so it should be relatively painless to do.
> Documentation will be great! I think it's going to be badly needed.
> If we could host the API documentation on kicad-pcb.org, and along with
> that have somewhere people/users can collaborate and put their own plugins
> that would be great. I think we need to create somewhere to collate users
> efforts for scripts.
> The problem with pycrust was a problem with the wxscintilla library
> compilation, you can see the latest commit for the fix (and the bug report!
> ;). Merely some missing defines which tune scintilla for wx. Now that is
> fixed I'm just rolling some replacement releases *yawn*.
> Best Regards, Brian.
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