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Nightly Ubuntu packages - 3d models path problem



I've been testing the amazing nightly builds on Ubuntu 20 for some time now
- but now the 3d models are gone on newly placed footprints.

I think this is probably due to the model path changing, for example

A previously placed 0603 capacitor has 3d model path:


Which works ok, but a newly placed 0603 has


So it seems it's a change to this variable name  KICAD6_3DMODEL_DIR

Is this a packaging problem? Or do I need to reset some settings in my

I didn't report this as a bug because I don't think it's the Kicad code's

Any idea how I can fix it or who I need to tell?



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