KiCad EDA Software Suite

Registered 2009-10-13 by Manveru

This project is a set of applications used to capture electronic
schematics and design printed circuit boards. KiCad runs on Windows,
Linux, and Apple OSX and is released under the open source GNU GPL.

Useful links
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Main website:
http://kicad-pcb.org

Users mailing list:
http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/kicad-users/

Developers mailing list:
http://launchpad.net/~kicad-developers

Code repository (contributions are welcome):
https://code.launchpad.net/kicad

Official footprint repositories (contributions are welcome):
http://github.com/KiCAD (all repositories with '.pretty' suffix)

Official schematic parts and 3D models library repository:
https://github.com/KiCad/kicad-library

Library developers mailing list:
https://launchpad.net/~kicad-lib-committers

Daily builds of product branch PPA (for Ubuntu):
https://launchpad.net/~adamwolf/+archive/kicad-testing-daily
(Temporarily off-line, undergoing maintenance.)

Git mirror
https://github.com/KiCad/kicad-source-mirror
(Patches should be submitted to the dev mailing list, because as a mirror, pull requests are not supported.)

Useful Tools
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A separately maintained project that assists in building from source on
Windows:
https://launchpad.net/kicad-winbuilder

A script which automates a source code download, build, and install on
any modern Linux distro which is based on Ubuntu, Mint, Debian, or Redhat:
http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~kicad-product-committers/kicad/product/view/head:/scripts/kicad-install.sh

A script which automates the download and installation of footprint libraries
from github.com, should you decide not to use the standard "Github" plugin
for this same purpose:
http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~kicad-product-committers/kicad/product/view/head:/scripts/library-repos-install.sh

Original Author's site:
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http://iut-tice.ujf-grenoble.fr/kicad/

Project information

Maintainer:
Dick Hollenbeck
Driver:
KiCad Developers
Development focus:

product series 

lp:kicad 
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Programming Languages:
C++, Python
Licences:
GNU GPL v3
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