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Re: Pcbnew file format


A general-purpose way to solve this occurred to me:

1) we’ve talked about having user-defined attributes on footprints — but they should really be on all items
2) then in Jon’s new DRC language we could define a clearance: * to *[@mousebite] (using XPath syntax ‘cause I can’t remember what Jon’s looked like)


> On 4 Jul 2019, at 07:34, Eeli Kaikkonen <eeli.kaikkonen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> to 4. heinäk. 2019 klo 2.27 Jeff Young (jeff@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:jeff@xxxxxxxxx>) kirjoitti:
> Bug fix.  Many of our customers consider the edge cuts having width to be a bug.
> It's feels clumsy but it works. On the other hand I saw at least one manufacture state that you should have only one width in edge outline layer or give a note, otherwise they may ask confirmation. Different line widths certainly isn't the best solution.
> I suppose we could put a clearance property on a segment….
> If you do, make it clear in the UI what it does. For example "Clearance from mid-line to copper". It may be confusing that other clearances are edge to edge.
> Eeli Kaikkonen
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