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Re: Schematic capture: showing connecting line when moving name/value text


Le 19/10/2018 à 22:28, Henner Zeller a écrit :
> Hi,
> A long time ago, I added a little connecting line while moving the
> label or value in the schematic editor (BZR4686 now as git commit:
> 3132c70e54a0c5a61110eab7662e288398145c15 ), which is very helpful to
> not loose track of which label belongs to which symbol.
> This feature seems to have gotten lost in recent changes (looking at
> git master branch), possibly due to overhaul of how rendering is done
> ?
> It looks like this code is currently work-in-progress, so it might be
> just temporarily not working; but if this is on nobody's radar, I can
> have a look at resurrecting this feature.
> Cheers,
>   Henner.

Hi Henner,

I am guessing it was lost when Eeschema was converted to GAL canvas
I am thinking major issues are fixed, but many "small" issues are still
here, so from this point of view, this is currently a work-in-progress.

Do not hesitate to fix it (or them).

Jean-Pierre CHARRAS

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