From: Max Foo
Subject: Re: I am interested in making AutoTRAX EDA open source.
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Date: Tue, 31 Dec 2002 14:53:03 GMT
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How about changing the name, Autotrax belongs to Protel. I don't know
why you would use it except to decieve people into believing it's the
old Protel software...If the software is good it should be able to
survive on its own merit.
On Mon, 30 Dec 2002 23:32:37 -0000, "Ilija Kovacevic"
>Schematic capture/simulation/pcb/vizualization software.
>I am interested in making AutoTRAX EDA open source. Are there any
>AutoTRAX is a complete, fully featured and totally free electronics design
>system which includes schematic capture, simulation, PCB design, 3D
>visualization and CAM. You can take your design from concept via schematic
>capture through to PCB and final manufacture. Drag parts from the parts
>library onto one or more schematic pages, connect them together and add
>virtual instruments such as function generators and oscilloscopes to
>simulate and verify your design. Next use the integral PCB Design Wizard to
>create your PCB. Use the auto-layout and auto-router tools to help you
>complete your design. You can use the forward/backward annotation function
>to ensure design synchronization between schematic and PCB. Finally view
>your PCB in 3D before it has even been manufactured and generate Bill of
>Material Files, Gerber plot files and 2D/3D CAD/CAM files.