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Re: V7 Python API Development


Hi Oliver-

I'm still working on backend stuff to synchronize eeschema/pcbnew.

Is there something in particular that you'd like to work on?  Maybe I can
spin off a section for you.


On Fri, May 20, 2022 at 5:55 AM Oliver Holt <osholt@xxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello all,
> I have seen a few posts regarding progress on implementing the new Python
> API (moving away from SWIG) on the forum and here on the mailing list but I
> cannot find anything formal about it on Gitlab. It sounds like there is
> some kind of, currently private, specification and there is (or at least
> was in December) intent to have it ready to include in v7.0 so I presume
> the necessary dev work is ongoing?
> Please see:
> https://lists.launchpad.net/kicad-developers/msg44066.html
> https://forum.kicad.info/t/python-api-development-discussion/23604/6
> https://forum.kicad.info/t/python-api-status-in-v6/31929/
> I am interested in getting involved in development in this area, in Python
> and/or C++, I just need an entry point. Can anyone point me in the
> direction of relevant issues, branches, documentation etc?
> Thanks,
> Oliver
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