This is an active mirror of the KiCad development branch, which is hosted at GitLab

Overview

KiCad README

For specific documentation about building KiCad, policies and guidelines, and source code documentation see the Developer Documentation website.

You may also take a look into the Wiki, the contribution guide.

For general information about KiCad and information about contributing to the documentation and libraries, see our Website and our Forum.

Build state

KiCad uses a host of CI resources.

GitLab CI pipeline status can be viewed for Linux and Windows builds of the latest commits.

Additional status is available for builds: Jenkins

Release status

latest released version(s) Release status

Files

  • AUTHORS.txt - The authors, contributors, document writers and translators list
  • CMakeLists.txt - Main CMAKE build tool script
  • copyright.h - A very short copy of the GNU General Public License to be included in new source files
  • CTestConfig.cmake - Support for CTest and CDash testing tools
  • Doxyfile - Doxygen config file for KiCad
  • INSTALL.txt - The release (binary) installation instructions
  • uncrustify.cfg - Uncrustify config file for uncrustify sources formatting tool
  • _clang-format - clang config file for clang-format sources formatting tool

Subdirectories

  • 3d-viewer - Sourcecode of the 3D viewer
  • bitmap2component - Sourcecode of the bitmap to PCB artwork converter
  • bitmaps_png - Menu and program icons
  • CMakeModules - Modules for the CMAKE build tool
  • common - Sourcecode of the common library
  • cvpcb - Sourcecode of the CvPCB tool
  • demos - Some demo examples
  • Documentation - Developer documentation (deprecated; moved to https://dev-docs.kicad.org)
  • eeschema - Sourcecode of the schematic editor
  • gerbview - Sourcecode of the gerber viewer
  • helpers - Helper tools and utilities for development
  • include - Interfaces to the common library
  • kicad - Sourcecode of the project manager
  • libs - Sourcecode of KiCad utilities (geometry and others)
  • pagelayout_editor - Sourcecode of the pagelayout editor
  • patches - Collection of patches for external dependencies
  • pcbnew - Sourcecode of the printed circuit board editor
  • plugins - Sourcecode for the 3D viewer plugins
  • qa - Unit testing framework for KiCad
  • resources - Packaging resources for various operating systems
  • scripting - SWIG Python scripting definitions and build scripts
  • scripts - Example scripts for distribution with KiCad
  • template - Project template
  • thirdparty - Sourcecode of external libraries used in KiCad but not written by the KiCad team
  • tools - Other miscellaneous helpers for testing
  • translation - Translation data files (managed through Weblate for most languages)
  • utils - Small utils for KiCad, e.g. IDF, STEP, and OGL tools and converters
Issues
  • cppcheck: fix some reports

    cppcheck: fix some reports

    Those like "Prefer prefix ++/-- operators for non-primitive types" [utils/idftools/idf_helpers.cpp:86]: (style) Array index 'idx' is used before limits check. [utils/idftools/idf_helpers.cpp:98]: (style) Array index 'idx' is used before limits check. [utils/idftools/idf_helpers.cpp:115]: (style) Array index 'idx' is used before limits check. [eeschema/sch_sheet.cpp:484] -> [eeschema/sch_sheet.cpp:504]: (error) Iterator 'i' used after element has been erased [utils/idftools/idf_cylinder.cpp:582]: (style) Consecutive return, break, continue, goto or throw statements are unnecessary

    opened by serval2412 2
  • without this, script will hang several times

    without this, script will hang several times

    installing kicad on a system using apt-get takes hours, starting with installing many dependancies. Leaving out the -y causes apt-get to stop many times during the process asking [Y/n] when the user already decided to install kicad.

    opened by jerkey 2
  • English grammar

    English grammar

    The word "its" (referring to something belonging to "it") should not contain an apostrophe. It is a possessive pronoun, like such words as "his", "hers", "mine", and "yours", none of which contain apostrophes.

    opened by mskala 2
  • The problem with the data in unicode

    The problem with the data in unicode

    And how to use these scripts when the data field names and their data must contain unicode texts?

    An example of part of my xml input file:

    D:/_TEMP/PK-121-05_1v0/PK-121-05_1v0.sch 09/04/2015 21:09:51 Eeschema (2015-01-16 BZR 5376)-product TB-3,50-3PIN x DG381-3.5-3P Łączówka LE-3 AK350 zielona 3.5mm RoHS h=9mm 9A 130V winda;TL003v PIEKARZ 12436 1 SZT Wyk_stand_ 5244D3E6 ORANGE Led_PLCC2_3528 Dioda LED SMD3528 pomarańcz 1,56cd 120st 605nm 20mA/2,1V OPTOSUPPLY PIEKARZ 21865 1 SZT Wyk_stand_ 528A4144 ORANGE Led_PLCC2_3528 Dioda LED SMD3528 pomarańcz 1,56cd 120st 605nm 20mA/2,1V OPTOSUPPLY PIEKARZ 21865 1 SZT Wyk_stand_ 528E149C
    opened by KKlim 0
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