Re: [kicad-users] Re: Mils

2007-10-15 Thread Robert
I've never seen or heard of one that used 'thou'. For the benefit of those unfamiliar with the term, 'thou' is defined as: an alternate name for what Americans call a mil: a unit of distance equal to 0.001 inch (25.4 micrometers). This name originated in Britain, but it is now common in the

Re: [kicad-users] Undo ruler

2007-10-15 Thread Hristo Antonov
On Mon, 2007-10-15 at 03:47 +, gsun wrote: Hello, I am a new user of Kicad. Is there a undo function in PCBNEW and a ruler displayed with the dimension of the drawing with units choosen? Another small thing, how do I turn on snap-to-grid feature in PCBNEW? TIA Yep the ruler is

[kicad-users] Which way around is the CP cap symbol?

2007-10-15 Thread jeremy
In Schematic, the Capacitor (Polarised) - known as CP is a symbol that I am not familiar with. It's a dark box inside a sort of shield. Is the dark box +ve? - Thanks.

Re: [kicad-users] Which way around is the CP cap symbol?

2007-10-15 Thread Robert
Heh. It was unfamiliar to me too, so I just created a new capacitor using one of the symbols I recognise. Regards, Robert. jeremy wrote: In Schematic, the Capacitor (Polarised) - known as CP is a symbol that I am not familiar with. It's a dark box inside a sort of shield. Is the dark