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Re: Removing segment hard-coding



On 5/15/19 8:06 PM, Seth Hillbrand wrote:
> Am 2019-05-14 20:04, schrieb Seth Hillbrand:
>> Hi All-
>> I pushed a branch that removes the remaining hard-coded segment counts
>> to my kicad fork[1].  It touches many things, so I'd love to get some
>> testing before merging.
>> It has the side effect of needing to decouple the remaining
>> tool_manager interfaces from pcbnew.  I noticed a couple of hacks that
>> used some of these calls to fix focus bugs on Windows.  I think I
>> preserved this but it would be nice to verify.  The comments noted
>> that these occurred when the main window was minimized.  @JP, I think
>> that this was your comment (tool_dispatcher.cpp:320)
>> Thanks-
>> Seth
>> [1] https://code.launchpad.net/~sethh/kicad/+git/kicad/+ref/segments
> If anyone would like some time to review this, let me know in the next
> couple days and I'll hold off before merging.
> -Seth

I took a look at this and it looks fine to me.  Refresh my memory, is
this change to reduce the number of arc segments to help address the
performance issues on complex boards or is this change for some other



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