I am using UBUNTU Latest version.
I am facing mouse pointer traces problem on kicad schematic screen…Please check attached
What ubuntu version, what kicad version? (Not sure if you mean latest kicad or latest ubuntu.)
Ubuntu/python problem? This is going to be a very FAQ…
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS bionic.
kicad Version: 4.0.7 release build
It seems ubuntu 18.04 does not really like kicad 4.0.x.
A problem with wx-gtk compiled against gtk 3 instead of gtk 2. This problem has been known for quite a while now (Fedora and other cutting edge distros had this problem for years now.) I fear the developers hoped they can wait for fixing it until after the version 5 release.
For now the solution is to somehow replace your systems wx-gtk stuff against one that is compiled against gtk 2 (or go back to ubuntu 16.04 LTS)
Another option is to switch to the nightly builds. (They seem to work in ubuntu 18.04 at least according to the bugreports i could find)
Thanks rene I am trying to install ubuntu 16.04 and then update my fourm.
Please also report this issue to Ubuntu. The bug report is https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/kicad/+bug/1767652
the bug is fixed in nightly build version there no mouse pointer traces…
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