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I don't use this very often but occasionally it's useful to be able to
dump the object state for debugging purposes. It's similar to the
bounding box drawing code. I don't want to get rid of it because you
never know when you're going to need it.
On 3/17/2017 3:39 PM, Simon Richter wrote:
> I've looked at where EDA_ITEM::Show() is actually used:
> - NETLIST_OBJECT::Show() uses it from DumpNetList(), which is called if
> DEBUG_NETLIST is defined in addition to DEBUG, probably to debug the
> sorting during netlist generation.
> - PCB_BASE_FRAME and PCB_EDIT_FRAME also have references inside an "#if
> 0" block
> That's it.
> Would it make sense to just remove that code? I believe no one has used
> it in ages.
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