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by petevick
Thu Sep 03, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Add Javascrpt for text along curve
Replies: 7
Views: 259

Re: Add Javascrpt for text along curve

TG command is not listed in the manuals, nor in the submenus, nor is there a reference that can be googled. It has been quite a mystery. TG is the shortcut for the Text Along Entity command, you can also type textalong in the command line. This may be a Pro command, are you using Pro or Community e...
by petevick
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: Arc Length Dimension Tool
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: Arc Length Dimension Tool

Just tried ver 3.24.3.10 and I can use dimarclength as expected by selecting an arc. Looks like a bug in 3.25.
by petevick
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: Arc Length Dimension Tool
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: Arc Length Dimension Tool

I'm using ver 3.25. On opening the drawing I can select an arc and deselect it, I select dimarclength icon, the dimarclength icon shows as the active tool, after that I can't do anything. Pressing ESC has no effect, can't deselect, I can select another command, eg aligned, and the aligned icon shows...
by petevick
Sat Aug 29, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: [Updated beta 0.42e] FlexPainter beta 0.34
Replies: 24
Views: 6809

Re: Updated beta 0.41 FlexPainter beta 0.34

Flexpainter really is a work of art CVH and a credit to your scripting skills. It also shows just how powerful Qcad is, and can be, with clever scripts like this.

I could play with it all day, the curtain rope fascinates me :lol: :lol:
by petevick
Wed Aug 26, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: [Updated beta 0.42e] FlexPainter beta 0.34
Replies: 24
Views: 6809

Re: Revision Clouds by FlexPainter

CVH wrote:
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:53 am
.......Coded some clouds painters.
Will be included in a next release.

Regards.
CVH
Was this ever included ? I can't see a cloud option in the Painter options dialog box.
by petevick
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)
Replies: 6
Views: 578

Re: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)

I hear what you're saying Andrew, thanks
by petevick
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)
Replies: 6
Views: 578

Re: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)

andrew wrote:
Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:30 am
Andrew, which files exactly are they ?
libQt*
libicu*
plugins/imageformats
plugins/printsupport
plugins/sqldrivers
plugins/xcbglintegrations
platforms/*
platforminputcontexts/*
thanks for that Andrew, unfortunately Qcad will not fire up after removing those files
by petevick
Mon Aug 24, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)
Replies: 6
Views: 578

Re: starting qcad using optirun (Linux Mint 19)

andrew wrote:
Mon Aug 24, 2020 10:14 am
.....You could also try to remove the Qt libraries from your QCAD installation directory, so your system libraries are used instead.
Andrew, which files exactly are they ?
by petevick
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: QCAD Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: "dist" command in addition to "infodist"
Replies: 4
Views: 550

Re: "dist" command in addition to "infodist"

andrew wrote:
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:18 pm
Or you could use the very efficient two letter shortcuts ("IP" for this tool):
https://qcad.org/archives/shortcuts/shortcuts_en.pdf
Sorry Andrew, I didn't see this when I posted my reply :oops:
by petevick
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: QCAD Installation and Upgrades
Topic: QCAD Installer and Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 7070

Re: QCAD Installer and Linux

andrew wrote:
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:40 pm
Pete: "Lindanof" was just a spammer. They have been removed with all their posts.
Ok, thanks Andrew. Must be the weirdest spam I've ever seen :lol:
by petevick
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: QCAD Installation and Upgrades
Topic: QCAD Installer and Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 7070

Re: QCAD Installer and Linux

Lindanof wrote:
Sun Aug 09, 2020 6:18 pm
...Im running Linux Mint 6......
WOW e_surprised , are you aware that Linux Mint 20 has just been released ?
by petevick
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Where is the command line?
Replies: 3
Views: 216

Re: Where is the command line?

...or right click over the menu area, select Widgets > check Command Line
by petevick
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Where is the command line?
Replies: 3
Views: 216

Re: Where is the command line?

click on View > Toolbars and Widgets > Widgets > check Command Line

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