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Re: Can we merge a change to STEP export despite code freeze?


Hi Cirilo-

How would you envision this feature being used?


On Sat, Apr 10, 2021 at 8:36 PM Cirilo Bernardo <cirilo.bernardo@xxxxxxxxx>

> I made a small change to the STEP exporter:
> https://gitlab.com/cbernardo/kicad
> The change implements the creation of STEP models based on IDF outlines.
> This makes it possible for users to specify simple extruded models for some
> parts and more complex STEP models where the size and form matter.
> Although in code freeze, this only affects the (standalone) STEP exporter
> and should have no impact on the main KiCad suite so I think it's safe to
> put
> it in.
> Let me know if a merge for this change would be OK and I can create
> the merge request.
> Regards,
> Cirilo
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