./cad/pcb, Printed circuit board layout system

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 4.1.3nb5, Package name: pcb-4.1.3nb5, Maintainer: dmcmahill

pcb is a printed circuit board layout tool. It includes connectivity driven
layout (rat lines), a layout versus netlist check, design rule checker as well
as industry standard RS274-X (Gerber) photoplot export. Other features include
- PNG/JPEG/EPS output for documentation
- Bill of materials output
- X-Y pick and place output
- Two different autorouters
- Growing footprint library


Required to run:
[sysutils/desktop-file-utils] [sysutils/dbus] [graphics/gd] [graphics/hicolor-icon-theme] [graphics/glu] [graphics/gtkglext] [devel/glib2] [devel/gettext-tools] [devel/m4] [x11/gtk2] [x11/tk]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [pkgtools/cwrappers] [x11/xorgproto]

Package options: gl, gtk, png

Master sites:

SHA1: ee239c2187218d002a9fc9feaf710153a04a00bf
RMD160: eb187d9e03c444b7688eb63fd863a5166a58a7f0
Filesize: 4798.119 KB

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   2020-08-17 22:20:41 by Leonardo Taccari | Files touched by this commit (2202)
Log message:
*: revbump after fontconfig bl3 changes (libuuid removal)
   2020-03-10 23:11:24 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1681) | Package updated
Log message:
librsvg: update bl3.mk to remove libcroco in rust case

recursive bump for the dependency change
   2020-03-08 17:51:54 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2833)
Log message:
*: recursive bump for libffi
   2019-07-22 00:26:08 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1256)
Log message:
*: recursive bump for gdk-pixbuf2-2.38.1
   2018-11-14 23:22:54 by Klaus Klein | Files touched by this commit (1332) | Package updated
Log message:
Revbump after cairo 1.16.0 update.
   2018-11-13 05:09:24 by Dan McMahill | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to pcb-4.1.3

========================================================================
Release notes for pcb-4.1.3
========================================================================

Dear Users,

This is a bug fix release of pcb.

Kind regards,

The pcb development team.

Contributors
------------
The following authors contributed to the 4.1.3 release:
- Charles Parker
- Milan Prochac
- Bert Timmerman

Please note that names are in no particular order and all e-mail
addresses have been removed for privacy.

User experience improvements
----------------------------
- Fixed potential data loss when currently opened PCB file is modified
  on disk.
- Blind/Burried vias clear soldermask on layers they don't intersect.
- Fixed ChangeClearSize() for changing a via's solder mask clearance.
- Fixed polygon to line separation DRC.
- Fixed DRC flags lines that are cleared by other objects.
- Fixed DRC misses lines near polygons if clearance < bloat.
- Fixed the segfault on picking load netlist menu item.

Plugins
-------
- none

Exporters
---------
- none

Footprints library
------------------
- none

Developer experience improvements
---------------------------------
- Added file version tests.
- Fixed some compile warnings.
- Fixed some Bison warnings.

Notes for early adapters
------------------------
- none.

Changed dependencies
--------------------
- none.

Fixed and committed Launchpad bug reports
-----------------------------------------
#746178   Polygon to line separation DRC wrong.
#929123   ChangeClearSize() is broken for changing a via's solder mask
          clearance.
#1767812  Blind/Burried Vias Clear Soldermask on Layers they Don't
          Intersect.
#1773409  File operations, bugs and change requests.
#1773652  Compile warnings on master.
#1773852  Potential data loss when currently opened PCB file is modified
          on disk.
#1776089  Bison warnings.
#1780676  pcbtest.sh needs to specify the appropriate menu resource
          file.
#1780682  PCBFileVersionNeeded tests features in the wrong order.
#1782036  DRC flags lines that are cleared by other objects.
#1782041  DRC misses lines near polygons if clearance < bloat.
#1788845  Picking load netlist menu item causes segfault.
#1790649  pcb refuses to load footprint files.

========================================================================
Release notes for pcb-4.1.2
========================================================================

Dear Users,

This is a bug fix release for a correction of the toolbar icons in the
Microsoft Windows version of pcb.

Kind regards,

The pcb development team.

Contributors
------------
The following authors contributed to the 4.1.2 release:
- Charles Parker
- Dan McMahill
- Bert Timmerman

Please note that names are in no particular order and all e-mail
addresses have been removed for privacy.

User experience improvements
----------------------------
- Correction of toolbar icons issue (Microsoft Windoes version of pcb).

Plugins
-------
- none

Exporters
---------
- none

Footprints library
------------------
- none

Developer experience improvements
---------------------------------
- Added IPC-D-356 tests.

Notes for early adapters
------------------------
- none.

Changed dependencies
--------------------
- none.

Fixed and committed Launchpad bug reports
-----------------------------------------
##1660198  IPC-D-356 netlister needs a regression test.

========================================================================
Release notes for pcb-4.1.1
========================================================================

Dear Users,

This is a bug fixes release.

Kind regards,

The pcb development team.

Contributors
------------
The following authors contributed to the 4.1.1 release:
- Charles Parker
- Dan McMahill
- Bert Timmerman

Please note that names are in no particular order and all e-mail
addresses have been removed for privacy.

User experience improvements
----------------------------
- MS Windows (MinGW) installer available from SourceForge
  (https://sourceforge.net/projects/pcb/files/pcb/).
- Corrections and improvements in the User Manual.
- Avoid instant 'CRASH' if an action script implies
          'invalidate_lr'.
- Fixed a bug in moving a selection.
- Snapping to pins and pads whilst drawing a line trace.
- Fixed a bug in rubberband functionality.

Plugins
-------
- none

Exporters
---------
- none

Footprints library
------------------
- none

Developer experience improvements
---------------------------------
- Add draw_grid to the hid graphics structure.

Notes for early adapters
------------------------
- MS Windows (MinGW) installer can be build again.

Changed dependencies
--------------------
- For mingw cross builds the following minimum package versions are
  required:
    mingw64-i686-atk1.0 >= 2.26.1-1
    mingw64-i686-binutils >= 2.29.1.787c9873-1
    mingw64-i686-bzip2 >= 1.0.6-4
    mingw64-i686-cairo >= 1.14.12-1
    mingw64-i686-dbus >= 1.10.22-1
    mingw64-i686-expat >= 2.2.2-1
    mingw64-i686-fontconfig >= 2.12.6-1
    mingw64-i686-freetype2 >= 2.6.5-1
    mingw64-i686-gcc-core >= 6.4.0-1
    mingw64-i686-gcc-g++ >= 6.4.0-1
    mingw64-i686-gd >= 2.2.5-1
    mingw64-i686-gdk-pixbuf2.0 >= 2.36.11-1
    mingw64-i686-gettext >= 0.19.8.1-2
    mingw64-i686-glib2.0 >= 2.54.3-1
    mingw64-i686-gtk2.0 >= 2.24.31-1
    mingw64-i686-gtkglext1.0 >= 1.2.0-1
    mingw64-i686-harfbuzz >= 1.7.4-1
    mingw64-i686-headers >= 5.0.3-1
    mingw64-i686-jasper >= 2.0.14-1
    mingw64-i686-jbigkit >= 2.1-1
    mingw64-i686-libffi >= 3.2.1-1
    mingw64-i686-libimagequant >= 2.10.0-1
    mingw64-i686-libjpeg-turbo >= 1.5.3-1
    mingw64-i686-libpng >= 1.6.34-1
    mingw64-i686-libwebp >= 0.6.1-1
    mingw64-i686-libXpm >= 3.5.12-1
    mingw64-i686-lzo2 >= 2.08-1
    mingw64-i686-pango1.0 >= 1.40.14-1
    mingw64-i686-pcre >= 8.40-3
    mingw64-i686-pixman >= 0.34.0-1
    mingw64-i686-pkg-config >= 0.29.1-1
    mingw64-i686-pkg-config-debuginfo >= 0.29.1-1
    mingw64-i686-runtime >= 5.0.3-1
    mingw64-i686-tiff >= 4.0.9-1
    mingw64-i686-win-iconv >= 0.0.6-2
    mingw64-i686-windows-default-manifest >= 6.4-1
    mingw64-i686-winpthreads >= 5.0.3-1
    mingw64-i686-xz >= 5.2.3-1
    mingw64-i686-zlib >= 1.2.11-1

  This allows for building a MS windows (MinGW) installer to work again.

Fixed and committed Launchpad bug reports
-----------------------------------------
#699012   File format documentation out-of-date.
#884046   snap to pins and pads does not work when trying to draw line.
#1545165  PIns/Via show Name/Number menu item doesn't work, only D
          hotkey does.
#1645101  Inconsistent argument type to invalidate_lr.
#1653280  MinMaskGap test fails.
#1654884  rubberband.
#1672093  Add draw_grid to the hid graphics structure.
#1731369  crosshair limits update.
#1731375  Crosshair Initialization.
#1748679  Increments are incorrect after loading file.
#1744589  Cannot move selection.
#1754479  avoid instant 'CRASH' if an action script implies
          'invalidate_lr'.
#1759742  win32 build updates.

========================================================================
Release notes for pcb-4.1.0
========================================================================

Dear Users,

This release introduces a file format change.

This is required by the added Blind and Buried Via capabilities of pcb.

Kind regards,

The pcb development team

Contributors
------------
The following authors contributed to the 4.1.0 release:
- Charles Parker
- Mike Crowe
- Andrew Armenia
- Bdale Garbee
- Keith Packard
- DJ Delorie
- Jan Damborsky
- Ahmed El-Mahmoudy
- Bert Timmerman

Please note that names are in no particular order and all e-mail
addresses have been removed for privacy.

User experience improvements
----------------------------
- the blind and buried via feature is introduced.
- removed the deprecated mimelnk files.
- added a releases section to the appdata.
- corrections in the User Manual.
- reordered the exporter options in the User manual.
- better front matter and copyrights for the User Manual.
- splitted the Installation and Troubleshooting appendix in the User
  Manual.
- correction in desktop integration name and comment.
- when writing a pcb file, write arc angles with decimal places.
- added the "Development" category in the desktop integration.

Plugins
-------
- none

Exporters
---------
- gsvit exporter added.

Footprints library
------------------
- several Nichicon radial capacitor footprints were added to the pcblib.

Developer experience improvements
---------------------------------
- some more doxygenation of source code files.
- added regression tests for the Nelma exporter.

Notes for early adapters
------------------------
- none

Changed dependencies
--------------------
- none

Fixed and committed Launchpad bug reports
-----------------------------------------
#1270886  When saving file, angles are rounded to nearest degree.
#1529233  Building from source fails on Solaris due to missing locale.h.
#1545170  Arcs don't honor Rubber band mode.
#1656661  Blind/Buried vias - new feature.
#1665992  Lesstif needs blind and buried via support.
#1695534  Patch to enchance features of NELMA.
#1717254  Remove deprecated mimelnk files.
#1720629  Spelling errors in pcb.
#1731369  Crosshair limits update.
#1744589  Cannot move selection.

========================================================================
Release notes for pcb-4.0.2
========================================================================

Dear Users,

This release fixes a number of bugs.

Kind regards,

The pcb development team

Contributors
------------
The following authors contributed to the 4.0.2 release:
- Charles Parker
- Newell Jensen
- Johann Klammer
- Igor2
- Peter Clifton
- Dan McMahill
- Bert Timmerman

Please note that names are in no particular order and all e-mail
addresses have been removed for privacy.

User experience improvements
----------------------------
- include board outline on assembly drawings.
- fixed the SMD pads resizing bug (fix a drawing routine).
- fixed a segmentation fault when loading a pcb file with an empty style
  field.
- added an escape callback to the command window.
  this allows the command window to now be closed with the escape key.

Plugins
-------
- none

Exporters
---------
- improvements in documentation.

Footprints library
------------------
- none

Developer experience improvements
---------------------------------
- some more doxygenation of source code files.
- added a "pcb release" howto in the developer docs.
- corrections in the FSF address as to keep rpmlint quiet.
- Small enhancements to the pcbtest.sh script.
  allow the binary for gdb to be specified on the command line
  make the definition of test paths more readable.
- exclude eps files in the doc directory.
- removed unused code when inserting points on rats.
- fix of incorrect flag struct comparison.

Notes for early adapters
------------------------
- none

Changed dependencies
--------------------
- none

Fixed and committed Launchpad bug reports
-----------------------------------------
#1658514  Specify which gdb to use on the command line of pcbtest.sh.
#1645143  Unused code when inserting points on rats.
#1692219  Include board outline on assembly drawings when the "outline"
          option is checked in the PS exporter.
#1690529  Incorrect FSF address in files.
#1651440  FLAGS_EQUAL attempts to compare two flags using memcmp() on
          the full struct.
#1688402  Pads change size when element flipped to other side.
#1687776  <esc> should close command entry window.
#1670023  LessTif HID: XmScrollBar Warnings.
#1670040  Segfault when loading file with empty Styles directive.
   2018-11-12 04:53:16 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (1532)
Log message:
Recursive revbump from hardbuzz-2.1.1
   2018-04-16 16:35:28 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1284)
Log message:
Recursive bump for new fribidi dependency in pango.