On 02/12/2018 05:21 PM, Russell Oliver wrote:
> So a file created on disk in the project folder that is then added as a
> path in the project specification?

Yes.  Just set m_PageLayoutDescrFileName to empty.kicad_wks for both the
schematic and the board BASE_SCREEN objects and you should be good to go.

> 
> As a more general concept then should every project have a layout file
> in the project folder? 

Only when the default worksheet cannot be used.  If you are OK with the
default worksheet, then no worksheet file is required.

> 
> 
> 
> On 13 Feb 2018 02:59, "Wayne Stambaugh" <stambau...@gmail.com
> <mailto:stambau...@gmail.com>> wrote:
> 
>     I prefer adding an empty.kicad_wks file be added to the project and then
>     set the board and schematic worksheets to this file.  This would negate
>     the file format rev bumps.
> 
>     On 2/12/2018 10:48 AM, Maciej Sumiński wrote:
>     > Hi Russell,
>     >
>     > You are right, it adds a special case for project file format, so
>     > technically it is a version bump. Alternatively one could simply
>     create
>     > "empty.kicad_wks" and store there the contents of
>     emptyPageLayout[]. It
>     > seems safer, but on the other hand I would like to be able to specify
>     > that design uses an empty worksheet layout.
>     >
>     > Wayne, what do you think? Is it acceptable that we add a reserved
>     > keyword "empty" to indicate an empty worksheet layout for a
>     project? If
>     > so, we need to implement it both for pcbnew and eeschema.
>     >
>     > Regards,
>     > Orson
>     >
>     > On 02/11/2018 12:24 AM, Russell Oliver wrote:
>     >> Hi Orson and Wayne
>     >>
>     >> I have updated the patch from your changes Orson, so that the
>     change is
>     >> saved using the project file settings, by setting the schematic
>     layout file
>     >> path as "empty" eg
>     >> PageLayoutDescrFile=empty
>     >>
>     >> It is technically a file format change, but it also provides the
>     option to
>     >> those that do not want a border to specify it for a schematic.
>     >>
>     >> Kind Regards
>     >> Russell
>     >>
>     >>
>     >> On Thu, Feb 8, 2018 at 10:25 PM Maciej Sumiński
>     <maciej.sumin...@cern.ch <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch>>
>     >> wrote:
>     >>
>     >>> There is still one problem to be solved here: worksheet layout
>     is not
>     >>> saved in schematic file, so the default worksheet is restored
>     when an
>     >>> imported project is saved and reloaded.
>     >>>
>     >>> I have nothing against the patch, it gives a nicer first impression.
>     >>>
>     >>> Cheers,
>     >>> Orson
>     >>>
>     >>> On 02/07/2018 04:44 PM, Wayne Stambaugh wrote:
>     >>>> Thanks for testing this.  I know I'm being paranoid but we've
>     been bit
>     >>>> by this before.  Maybe someday our unit testing will actually get
>     >>>> implemented.
>     >>>>
>     >>>> Wayne
>     >>>>
>     >>>> On 2/7/2018 8:21 AM, Russell Oliver wrote:
>     >>>>> I just tested printing then and it worked fine. plus one person's
>     >>>>> unhandled edge case is another's unit test.
>     >>>>>
>     >>>>>
>     >>>>>
>     >>>>> On Thu, Feb 8, 2018 at 12:05 AM Wayne Stambaugh
>     <stambau...@gmail.com <mailto:stambau...@gmail.com>
>     >>>>> <mailto:stambau...@gmail.com <mailto:stambau...@gmail.com>>>
>     wrote:
>     >>>>>
>     >>>>>     Be careful with zero length line segments.  They have been
>     known to
>     >>>>>     cause issues in the past.  We recently fixed a print bug
>     where a
>     >>> zero
>     >>>>>     diameter circle was causing pages not to print.
>     >>>>>
>     >>>>>     On 2/7/2018 7:45 AM, Russell Oliver wrote:
>     >>>>>     > Hi Orson,
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     > I'm completely fine with any simplifications and style
>     changes.
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     > With regards to the zero length line, it appears on line
>     110 of
>     >>> your
>     >>>>>     > patch file.
>     >>>>>     > 110: +    "(line (name segm1:Line) (start 0 0) (end 0 0))\n"
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     > JP mentions in a comment to the bug report that there is
>     a legacy
>     >>>>>     > compatibility requirement to have at least one item in
>     the page
>     >>>>>     layout,
>     >>>>>     > otherwise the default layout it used. This was for old
>     schematics
>     >>> that
>     >>>>>     > do not have a page layout specified.
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     > Kind Regards
>     >>>>>     > Russell
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     > On Wed, Feb 7, 2018 at 12:13 AM Maciej Sumiński
>     >>>>>     <maciej.sumin...@cern.ch <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch>
>     <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch>>
>     >>>>>     > <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch
>     <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch> <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch
>     <mailto:maciej.sumin...@cern.ch>
>     >>>>>>
>     >>>>>     wrote:
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     Hi Russell,
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     Thank you very much for the patch. It works as
>     expected and I
>     >>>>>     would like
>     >>>>>     >     to merge it, but there are two things.
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     I have simplified the patch a bit (moved the empty
>     layout to
>     >>>>>     an existing
>     >>>>>     >     file, minor code formatting fixes), so please
>     confirm you are
>     >>>>>     ok with
>     >>>>>     >     committing it under your name.
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     Another question is about "there is a 0 length line
>     to fool
>     >>>>>     something
>     >>>>>     >     somewhere." comment for const char emptyLayout[].
>     Could you
>     >>> say
>     >>>>>     >     something more about it? I could not spot a 0 length
>     line in
>     >>>>>     the layout
>     >>>>>     >     description, so perhaps we can remove it to avoid
>     confusion.
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     Regards,
>     >>>>>     >     Orson
>     >>>>>     >
>     >>>>>     >     On 02/03/2018 01:27 AM, Russell Oliver wrote:
>     >>>>>     >     > Attached is a patch that adds an empty layout
>     using the same
>     >>>>>     >     method as the
>     >>>>>     >     > SetDefaultLayout function, which is then called by
>     the Eagle
>     >>>>>     schematic
>     >>>>>     >     > plugin to leave only the imported frame visible.
>     >>>>>     >     >
>     >>>>>     >     > https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/1729722
>     <https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/1729722>
>     >>>>>     >     >
>     >>>>>     >     > Kind Regards
>     >>>>>     >     > Russell
>     >>>>>     >     >
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