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Update gerbv to 2.7.0

Authored by algent on Oct 30 2019, 6:42 PM.




  • gerbv
    • User interface settings are saved with GSettings (units, rendering type, background color, windows size and position...).
    • Merge file and project open menu items to File/Open.
    • File drag&drop support (only to Gerbv).
    • Popup dialog on reload.
    • Add Apply to all visible layers functionality in Edit layer dialog.
    • Two layers can be aligned by center of two selected apertures or lines.
    • Add View/Show cross on drill holes.
    • Show distance between apertures if two apertures are selected and measure tool is clicked.
    • Deselect elements with Ctrl+LMB click.
    • Add View/Show all selection to show selected items on invisible layers.
    • Report layer bounding size in analyze dialog.
    • Report more properties for elements.
    • Default file name in export and save as dialogs.
    • Show data in tables in Gerber and drill codes report.
    • Support alpha, translate, rotation, scale, mirror in Gerbv project file.
    • Ask confirmation on file overwriting.
    • Add DPI setting for PNG exporting dialog.
    • Updated localization.
    • Fix various bugs.
  • libgerbv
    • Export to DXF (initial support).
    • Export to gEDA PCB (initial support).
    • Export drill as ISEL NCP.
    • Support drilled slot (but not routed yet).
    • Report file line number in RS274X and Excellon import error.
    • Prevent rasterization at vector export.
    • Fix various bugs.

Signed-off-by: Algent Albrahimi <>

Test Plan

Opened some files and exported them as PNG, SVG, PDF and PS (Post Script).

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R3860 gerbv
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Event Timeline

algent created this revision.Oct 30 2019, 6:42 PM
algent requested review of this revision.Oct 30 2019, 6:42 PM
JoshStrobl accepted this revision.Nov 1 2019, 10:12 AM
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LGTM, thanks!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Nov 1 2019, 10:12 AM
This revision was automatically updated to reflect the committed changes.