Re: [uCsimm] Any PCB design software ... which is GNU or freeware.

From: Tom Walsh (tom@cyberiansoftware.com)
Date: Thu Jul 13 2000 - 20:10:58 EDT


Bo bjerre wrote:
>
> Don Lee wrote:
>
> > Hi Guys,
> >
> > Thanks for the help and recommendations. I have looked at Cadsoft (the free
> > version) .. and play around with it. It is a good library of components.
> > As for PCB 1.6.3 , will try to download today and try it out.
> >
> > Just to let you all know that I'm a student, having problem even to pay my
> > rent... I don't think I could afford the US$1200 Cadsoft. Unless someone is
> > kind enough to sponsor me. Just joking here....
> >
> > For the time , I will just stick to Cadsoft free version. But I do find it hard
> > to find the components I needed in its library...
> >
> > Once again thanks,
> >
> > Have a nice day everyone.
> >
> > Don
> >
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> Even if you can not find the footprints you need, it is very easy to create them, so
> do not make that a problem. I guess the demo version of Layout will not include the
> full library. I use the product as a full time designer, and I am very pleased with
> it. Specially the support here in Denmark.

No, the 'demo' version is fully functional, they restrict the number of
sheets (one) to a schematic, and the size of the PCB, otherwise it is
functional.

TomW

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