Showing posts from August, 2015

KiCAD Manual Routing

KiCAD is a wonderful tool to create schematic and pcb desain. After reading this awesome tutorial . I feel like an expert after crunching the tutorial for 120 minutes. The hard thing comes up right away. I was not able to manual route the track. After googling for sometimes than there is a word come out to the surface, manual routing . Just readily to be clicked once i googled this keyword ` Err(4) trace near pad issue in Kicad `. Well the answer to do manual routing is to disable the DRC ( Design rule checking ). KiCAD' PCBNew version information: Application: Pcbnew Version: (2013-june-11)-stable Build: wxWidgets 2.8.12 (no debug,Unicode,compiler with C++ ABI 1002,GCC 4.8.1,wx containers,compatible with 2.4,compatible with 2.6) Platform: Linux 3.14.8-100.fc19.x86_64 x86_64, 64 bit, Little endian, wxGTK Boost version: 1.53.0 Options: USE_PCBNEW_NANOMETRES=ON          KICAD_GOST=OFF          USE_WX_GRAPHICS_CONTEXT=OFF          USE_WX_OVERLAY=OFF          KI

GVim, Vim, Indexer How-to indexing

Just found out that my Vim indexer.vim  only starts to indexing or re-indexing if i start my gvim from command line under the my web application project directory. [sc] option:ctags_params=" --exclude='*.sql' --exclude='*.js' --exclude='*.css' --PHP-kinds=+cf --fields=+iaS --extra=+q --regex-PHP='/(abstract class |class ) ([^ ]*)/\\1/c/' --regex-PHP='/interface ([^ ]*)/\\1/c/' --regex-PHP='/(public |static |abstract |protected |private )+function ([^ ()]*)/\\2/f/' --regex-PHP='/define[(].([a-zA-Z0-9_]*)/\\1/f/' " /opt/lampp/htdocs/sc Indexer starts to running ctags at background process if i start gvim from /opt/lampp/htdocs/sc just like the [sc] rule. Why bother? Well i noticed from my past experience is that ctags or re-indexing will be started if i open one of my file under [sc] rule, which is /opt/lampp/htdocs/sc, and indexer would picked up and re-indexing. Indexer smart enough to check if a file is open f

LINUX: Liveusb How-to

Unetbootin  is the right tool to create any live-usb linux distribution. Trying liveusb-creator with no success to create xubuntu 14.04 on Fedora 19. Since liveusb-creator "tied" with the current running OS. Happy to share ^^