Expedition/FablinkXE: Gen Cad extraneous part information in EE2007.5

File uploaded by don_hendershot on Jul 21, 2009Last modified by al_layson on Jan 20, 2010
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GenCad output from EE2007.5 contains data not available in the previous release.  It may not be condusive to currently developed processes to account for the new data.  A .vbs script may be used to remove unwanted data from the GenCad file.

 

Two example scripts are attached.

1) RmvGenCADAttrs.vbs - this will remove ATTRIBUTE and HEIGHT statements from the GENCAD file.

2) RetGenCADto20053.vbs - this will remove ATTRIBUTE and HEIGHT statements, and the CUTOUT and MASK Statements appearing in the ARTWORK Section of the $BOARD Section as well as the ARTWORK statement itself.

 

// DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY:  Unless otherwise agreed in writing,

// Mentor Graphics software and associated files are provided "as is"

// and without warranty.  Mentor Graphics has no obligation to support

// or otherwise maintain software.  Mentor Graphics makes no warranties,

// express or implied with respect to software including any warranty

// of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

//

// LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Mentor Graphics is not liable for any property

// damage, personal injury, loss of profits, interruption of business, or for

// any other special, consequential or incidental damages, however caused,

// whether for breach of warranty, contract, tort (including negligence),

// strict liability or otherwise. In no event shall Mentor Graphics'

// liability exceed the amount paid for the product giving rise to the claim.

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