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Re: Contributing 3DMouse code to KiCAD
On 2021-03-25 10:18 a.m., Markus Bonk wrote:
I am able to start contributing code to implement navigation in the
3D-Viewer and pcbnew.
I am however already failing: I cannot create a branch on GitLab in the
KICAD project to add the feature.
It has become more common with sites like GitHub and GitLab for you to fork
the project, make your changes (to a branch), push the changes, then make a
I've not dealt with merge requests on a project. It makes me think the
developers need to download a new copy of the source tree to find out the
The older way of doing things was to file a bug report (or enhancement
request in this case), and you can attach program patches to it that others
can apply to their copies of the source tree.
IIRC, KiCAD is now in feature freeze. I build KiCAD from source. I recently
upgraded from a Space Navigator to a Space Mouse Pro. If you generate patch
files I could apply them to my copy of v6 to help with initial testing and
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