From: "Michael Culley"
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Subject: Re: what is best & simple PCB maker?
Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2002 00:59:29 +1100
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Are you talking about Easytrax from protel? Have you got it to work above
"budgie" wrote in message
> On Fri, 27 Dec 2002 17:59:34 +1100, Russell
> >budgie wrote:
> >> On Fri, 27 Dec 2002 01:42:41 +1100, Russell
> >> wrote:
> >>>Laplace wrote:
> >>>>what is best & simple PCB maker?
> >>>I'm trying out a not-so-simple vutrax ( http://www.vutrax.co.uk )
> >>>It predates windows and seems a bit quirky, but runs on linux.
> >>>There's a free download with only a 256pin limit.
> >>>I haven't got the hang of it yet. Is anyone using it?
> >> I'm surpised that - for a non_windoze solution - you aren't looking at
> >> AutoTrax which is now also freeware.
> >Autotrax reminds me of "old dos crap". Is it really any better?
> >Is it being actively maintained and enhanced? Does it run on linux?
> > From this site, it needs windows to run:
> >Does this mean someone has the source code to enhance it?
> Whoa, not that crap - I mean the "real" (that'll cause a reaction)
> Protel AutoTrax.
> No, it's not being maintained since being put into the pubdomain.
> Linux? Wouldn't have a clue.
> Real DOS, no pin-count or other cripples. Been running it since DOS
> days, now in a DOS box under 98SE. And certainly here in oz, Protel
> formats are the defacto industry standard.
> I actually thought you would have been across all of this.