Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread rlamoreaux
LaMoreaux/DSPT) Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? libraries was what i was thinking too, and it still could be that. to be honest, i'm a configuration pig. i've got several jobs in this ddb, and i'm almost positive that some of the jobs call libraries from another ddb. but the job

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 10:15 AM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? It was determined a while back that closing a DDB with a print preview open caused problems when the ddb was opened

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
: Colby - PowerStream [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 10:59 AM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? After reading(skimming) through the other replies there were a few things I didn't see mentioned. 1. Make sure you are both

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
in making the heatsink anyway. i'll try that right now. thanks, miker -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 11:20 AM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? This is from Protel

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Jon Elson
Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: hi chris, ivan is a mechanical engineer who is gonna do a heat sink for the board. i built this pcb from crude old hardcopy drawings and an stripped board. he was wanting to open it in protel so that he could mouseover the layout and get dimensions. For

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Jon Elson
Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: thanks brad, i sent it over the intranet and i believe they've got that running at 100MB, so no, i didn't zip the file. Zip not only compresses files, it also makes sure that the file is undamaged when it uncompresses it. Some systems will alter binary files

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
and brad, about an hour ago and i sent it to him and i haven't got any complaints back yet. thanks, miker -Original Message- From: Jon Elson [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 2:30 PM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Jon Elson
Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: thanks colby, i just called ivan and asked if he had tried the zipped ddb that i sent him. the file was also not opened in protel when i zipped it. protel wasn't even open. ivan's gonna give it a shot immediately. but one thing you mentioned definitely

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 2:53 PM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: thanks colby, i just called ivan and asked if he had tried the zipped ddb that i sent him. the file was also not opened

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Brad Velander
Fax (604) 292-9010 website www.norsat.com -Original Message- From: Andrew J Jenkins [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 1:07 PM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? SNIP This one really ought to make it into the FAQ, under the query

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Colby - PowerStream
://www.PowerStream.com - Original Message - From: Robison Michael R CNIN [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'Protel EDA Forum' [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2001 1:57 PM Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? just finished installing SP6. thank goodness the net was not bottlenecked today

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Jon Elson
Brad Velander wrote: Specifically that FAQ should also mention that the Protel ddb Access database doesn't get along well with standard email, possibly due to mime encoding. I think the problem is that it DIDN'T get MIME-encoded, as MIME doesn't have a known file type for a DDB or PCB,

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-14 Thread Clive . Broome
) Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: thanks brad, i sent it over the intranet and i believe they've got that running at 100MB, so no, i didn't zip the file. Zip not only compresses files, it also makes sure that the file is undamaged when

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Ted Tontis
have you tried to repair the data base? Ted -Original Message- From: Robison Michael R CNIN [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 2:54 PM To: 'Protel EDA Forum' Subject: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? hi everybody, well, i'm not having a banner day here. somebody

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Chris Knudsen
computer (like a company logo or a graphic perhaps), in the ddb? Regards, -Chris -Original Message- From: Robison Michael R CNIN [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 5:15 PM To: 'Protel EDA Forum' Subject:Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? it isn't broke

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Jon Elson
Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: hi everybody, well, i'm not having a banner day here. somebody else here needs to look at a pcb of mine in protel. since i'm using ddb's (it was either ddb's or not be able to read the footprints libraries) of course, there is no actual powsup.pcb. so i

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Jon Elson
Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: it isn't broke on my system... ivan just can't open it on his machine. like i said, since i can't send him an actual powsup.pcb, i sent him the whole darned ddb. maybe thats not the way to move a job from one pc to another, but thats the method i tried,

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
-Original Message- From: Chris Knudsen [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 4:46 PM To: 'Protel EDA Forum' Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? If he just needs to view it, send him the pcb only (right-click, export). Or send him a set of gerbers

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
naughty thoughts! one cd, two licenses ;-). thanks, miker -Original Message- From: Brad Velander [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 5:06 PM To: 'Protel EDA Forum' Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? Mike, I have seen this, or something

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Clive . Broome
The problem could be the email system not transferring the *.ddb file correctly, specially if it goes through different servers in the system. The file type is probably unknown. Try zipping the ddb, if that doesnt work, zip and FTP it.

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
] ddb transfer failure ?? Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: hi everybody, well, i'm not having a banner day here. somebody else here needs to look at a pcb of mine in protel. since i'm using ddb's (it was either ddb's or not be able to read the footprints libraries) of course

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Robison Michael R CNIN
Elson [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 5:43 PM To: Protel EDA Forum Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? Robison Michael R CNIN wrote: it isn't broke on my system... ivan just can't open it on his machine. like i said, since i can't send him

Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ??

2001-08-13 Thread Brad Velander
Message- From: Robison Michael R CNIN [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, August 13, 2001 3:48 PM To: 'Protel EDA Forum' Subject: Re: [PEDA] ddb transfer failure ?? thanks brad, i sent it over the intranet and i believe they've got that running at 100MB, so no, i didn't zip