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Post by Sforge Inc » Mon, 24 Aug 1998 04:00:00



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        LinuxCAD v 1.55  

   Version 1.55 includes important additions for producing hardcopy
output:

 1. to HPGL compatible plotters ,  
 2. to DeskJet and LaserJet ,
 3. to Postscript
 4. to LinuxCAD MS Windows based Print server.

 Notably output to Desk Jet can be renbdered in colors !!!

    check and see for yourself:
              ================   ( ! )

        http://www.linuxcad.com

     Regular price is only $99 , for a complete CAD package !!!
     Only $80 , for full time students !!!

    New high quality professional CAD and visual modelling software
  ( company from Illinois offers its visual modelling and graphics
editing
technology to empower your personal Linux Workstations or enterprise
scale business applications. ).
                                 http://www.linuxcad.com
    LinuxCAD  ( or also known under title FreedomCAD ) is a Computer
Aided Drafting
 package in many aspects analogous to well known product AutoCAD of
Autodesk Inc.
    LinuxCAD has been developed absolutely independently from scratch ,
it is a native Unix
 application.
 The outline of the main features:
 1)  LinuxCAD provides great variety of entity types ( lines , circles ,
ellipses , traces , text ,
polylines , solids , doughnuts , arcs , user defined entities and 3D
entities ) ,
 2) LinuxCAD implements all necessary editing features ( scale ,
 rotate , mirror , offset , array , copy , move , hatch ... ).
 3) Allows up to 1000 layers, with ability to   control layer color and
visibility independently.
 4) All entities are transferable to and from  AutoCAD through DXF
exchange format.
 5) Supports user defined line types and load able fonts in SHX format.
 6) Supports a hardcopy to printers.
 7) Parts of the drawing can be copied between different instances of
the LinuxCAD using X-Clipboard.
 8) LinuxCAD has industry standard Motif GUI.
 9)  Allows users to write custom applications for automating typical
editing and drafting tasks
  using industry most popular C-compiler GCC.

 10)  DXF EXPORT AND IMPORT.

             http://www.linuxcad.com

 
 
 

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Post by Erik de Castro Lop » Tue, 25 Aug 1998 04:00:00



> LinuxCAD v 1.55

>    Version 1.55 includes important additions for producing hardcopy
> output:

Before anyone forks out good money on this crappy product,
I suggest they read the review at:

        http://pw2.netcom.com/~rwuest/linuxcadreview.html

They are also unrepentant usenet spammers and need to be LARTed
from here to the next century.

Cheers,
Erik
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