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by madscientist
10 May 2020, 20:37
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 4.0 beta
Replies: 145
Views: 33198

Re: DipTrace 4.0 beta

whats the plan for a MAC Vine version dip trace 4.0 , will we see a release or a beta ?


thanks
by madscientist
16 Oct 2019, 08:23
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Updating Bom
Replies: 6
Views: 5686

Re: Updating Bom

Diptrace has now fallen way way behind competing packages , after being a user for 6-7 years m, I strongly considering dumping it, too many answer to useful and necessary feature ( like auto BOM updating ) is " were considering it " and these comments get repeated for literally years , its just not ...
by madscientist
16 Oct 2019, 07:58
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: New Release 3.x or 4.0?
Replies: 24
Views: 18513

Re: New Release 3.x or 4.0?

any news on next release of DIPtrace , its been an awful long time since a decent release

in particular any news on the push and shove router , dip trace has fallen behind Kicad and Altium Circuit Designer is this regard
by madscientist
09 May 2019, 08:13
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace for Mac OS X
Replies: 42
Views: 85912

Re: DipTrace for Mac OS X

perhaps you could at least fix the printing under Wine so that circles appear !!


dave
by madscientist
24 Mar 2019, 17:18
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 3.3 Release
Replies: 98
Views: 54581

Re: DipTrace 3.3 Release

Has any solution to the issue of being able to join two nets without having them converted to a single net name Ie for ground nets connecting to a single point ?
by madscientist
22 Mar 2019, 12:57
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Multiple power and ground net issue
Replies: 15
Views: 19164

Re: Multiple power and ground net issue

to resurrect and old thread . The ability to have a special " Link Net" pseudo component would be very useful..I design boards where I want to keep grounds operate only joining them at the power supply pin This cant easily be done . the zero Ohm resister is a kludge . I also agree these are basic th...
by madscientist
20 Mar 2019, 11:19
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 3.3 Release
Replies: 98
Views: 54581

Re: DipTrace 3.3 Release

The new pattern editor looks very nice, the courtyard is a needed feature IMO. Now that the pattern editor is being reworked, I would also consider the option of defining the position of the RefDes in the Silkscreen and Assembly independently, so the footprint is charged with these configuration in...
by madscientist
09 Mar 2019, 16:35
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 3.3 Release
Replies: 98
Views: 54581

Re: DipTrace 3.3 Release

That seems like a good solution

great thanks

dave
by madscientist
08 Mar 2019, 08:14
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 3.3 Release
Replies: 98
Views: 54581

Re: DipTrace 3.3 Release

It would have been nice to see some long standing issues , like graphics which appear on incorrect layers ( so as to effectively disappear ) , being sorted by now --sigh Please point me to the thread/post or to the mantis bug where this issue is described. https://diptrace.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f...
by madscientist
06 Mar 2019, 13:32
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 3.3 Release
Replies: 98
Views: 54581

Re: DipTrace 3.3 Release

It would have been nice to see some long standing issues , like graphics which appear on incorrect layers ( so as to effectively disappear ) , being sorted by now --sigh