i just hit the 'restore defaults' button in layer display order dialog
don't do it!
all my mech layers disappeared except when they were current

i had to go hack the ADVPCB*.ini file to put back all the 'new' mech
layers

Dennis Saputelli

Drew wrote:
> 
> I second that "Damn!" and equate PowerBasic's attitude with those who create
> a virus/worm.  Wow, this upsets me!
> 
> Cheers!
> Drew
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tony Karavidas" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Monday, July 08, 2002 12:08 PM
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] OS bugs WAS: Problems with schematic annotate function.
> 
> > Damn! I emailed the company and asked... oh see for yourself:
> >
> >
> >
> > >Because we're proud of it.
> > >
> > >Regards,
> > >
> > >Tim
> > >
> > >
> > >At 09:20 AM 7/8/02 -0700, you wrote:
> > >>Why in the world would you add this, much less call it a "feature?"
> > >>
> > >>#BLOAT nexp allows the programmer to create a bloated target program,
> one
> > >>which is artificially increased in size to match or exceed that
> generated
> > by
> > >>some BloatWare compilers.
> >
> >
> >
> > They are "proud" to add to the problem. GREAT!!! I think I'll stay away
> from
> > THAT company.
> >
> > Tony
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Bagotronix Tech Support [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > > Sent: Monday, July 08, 2002 8:58 AM
> > > To: Protel EDA Forum
> > > Subject: Re: [PEDA] OS bugs WAS: Problems with schematic annotate
> > > function.
> > >
> > >
> > > > you forgot: "Buy this new PCB. It has new features..."
> > > >
> > > > Oops, I forgot, for readers of THIS forum, that's what a) put
> > > the bread on
> > > the table, and b) what fuels all of this upgrade stuff in the first
> place
> > > (not to mention, what goes into that cell phone, automobile, TV, and
> > > computer, the last being the forcing function that drives the OS
> > > upgrade, to
> > > accommodate the new features the PCB brings to the consumer's PC)
> > >
> > > "forcing function"?
> > >
> > > I don't mind forcing functions when they are in equations, but I hate
> them
> > > when they are the reason for upgrades.  So much of the upgrade forcing
> > > function is needless bloat.  In fact, I just got a newsletter from
> > > PowerBasic for their new v7.0 Basic compiler for Windows.  In the list
> of
> > > new features it has:
> > >
> > > #BLOAT nexp allows the programmer to create a bloated target program,
> one
> > > which is artificially increased in size to match or exceed that
> > > generated by
> > > some BloatWare compilers.
> > >
> > > I am not joking, this was taken from their website.  I'm not knocking
> > > PowerBasic.  To the contrary, they recognize the bloated nature of
> modern
> > > software too.  So the question becomes:  who generates the bloat in
> modern
> > > software, and why?  It is obviously not necessary, since PowerBasic can
> > > generate smaller programs.
> > >
> > > The next version of Protel had better run good on my dual-PIII box...
> > >
> > > Best regards,
> > > Ivan Baggett
> > > Bagotronix Inc.
> > > website:  www.bagotronix.com
> > >
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Andrew Jenkins" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > > To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > > Sent: Sunday, July 07, 2002 10:17 AM
> > > Subject: Re: [PEDA] OS bugs WAS: Problems with schematic annotate
> > > function.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > ************************************************************************
> > > * Tracking #: 4BF3F11570CE9947B191006B59B84AFFA60DBBE5
> > > *
> > > ************************************************************************
> > >
> >

-- 
___________________________________________________________________________
www.integratedcontrolsinc.com            Integrated Controls, Inc.    
   tel: 415-647-0480                        2851 21st Street          
      fax: 415-647-3003                        San Francisco, CA 94110

* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
* To post a message: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
*
* To leave this list visit:
* http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/leave.html
*
* Contact the list manager:
* mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
*
* Forum Guidelines Rules:
* http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/forumrules.html
*
* Browse or Search previous postings:
* http://www.mail-archive.com/proteledaforum@techservinc.com
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Reply via email to