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Extrusion Axis field is gone in 0.9.5 #794

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sgraber opened this Issue · 4 comments

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@sgraber

The Extrusion Axis field is gone in 0.9.5. From the release notes, it was apparently added in 0.5.4 but for the life of me I cannot find it in 0.9.5.

https://github.com/alexrj/Slic3r/wiki/Online-Help#wiki-printer_section_label

I have to globally replace all extruder gcode references from E's to A's after slicing in order to run Slic3r code on my Cupcake.

@alexrj
Owner

Uhm, do all Makerbot flavors need A instead of E?

Should we set A automatically when the makerbot G-code flavor is selected?

@alexrj
Owner

Linked to #853, waiting for feedback

@Opticalworm

According to this page makerbot project which points out that extruder 1 and two uses prefix A and B. Also on this page [makerbot Driver](https://github.com/makerbot/s3g/blob/master/makerbot_driver/MachineDetector.py(http://github.com) you can see that only the Replicator 1 and 2 support the A and B prefix.

So base on this quick search it looks like the Thing-o-matic and the replicators use a sligly different version of gcode.

@alexrj
Owner

Makerbot/makerware G-code flavor was updated in the meanwhile.

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