It is my pleasure to announce the version 0.8.0 of plotkicadsch tools.
There are two lightweight tools:
plotkicadschgenerates svg files from schematic files
plotgitschallows to visually compare git versions of schematics
Since version 0.4.0, this version mainly brings new features to
- add compatibility with kicad 5.x
- Manage escaped characters in strings
- Rework diffing part to work strictly on geometrical diff for internal diffing
- add the -z option to highlight diff zones
Windows binaries are available for download.
The utility works best if you follow the git setup guideline .
If you find issues with it, open an issue on the project’s website.
Hope you’ll find it interesting.
BTW, I’d like to start working on supporting the upcoming change in file format for schematics. Where can I find a specification of the file format?