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kicad2itead

Updated kicad2itead script. Original is here:https://github.com/doragasu/kicad2itead

This has been updated to work with KiCad output files in 2019. The naming conventions in KiCad have changed since the original script was created. It also creates a directory, "backup/" in the current directory and makes a copy of your files before renaming if possible.

This script renames KiCad Gerber files to match the filenames names required by iTead Studio (at https://itead.com). The script renames all the files it finds and compresses them into a ZIP file to upload to iTead. Both missing and present Gerber files are listed as the script runs.

Usage

kicad2itead project_name

project name is the substring common to all generated Gerber files (usually the project name in KiCad). Example:

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Note

This script only works with two layer PCBs but can easily be extended for 4-layer boards (just add the corresponding fields to ORG_FILES, DST_FILES and DESCRIPTS variables).

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