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ID  descCategoryTask TypeSeveritySummaryStatusProgress
 1787 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow View > Property Editor: Layer combo box not sorted Closed
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Task Description

Layer combo box in the property editor is not sorted.

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=89&t=5714

 1786 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Block > Select Block References: not using active block ...Closed
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Task Description

... can’t find Block References if the Block which contains the Block References (Attributes) isn’t selected prior with the mouse.

The Selection Filter will find the Block References regardless which block is chosen in the Block List.

 1785 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Template / Viewport scale issue Closed
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Task Description

Given: Template with prepared Paper Space Frame/Titleblock scale = 1:1.
Drawing 1:1
First Viewport / scale 1:1 / inserted in Paper Space = everything fine,
Second Viewport / scale 0.02 will scale the Paper respective to the new Viewport scale but the Frame/Titleblock isn’t scaled.

 1784 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow View > Property Editor: Block attribute labels with int ...Closed
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Task Description

Bei der Eingabe von Blockattributen im Eigenschaften Editor werden die deutschen Sonderzeichen nicht richtig wiedergegeben.

When entering block attributes in the Properties Editor, the German special characters are not displayed correctly.

 1783 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow RArc::splitAt(): fails in some cases Closed
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Task Description

RArc::splitAt() works wrong in some cases.
To reproduce execute this script:

            var arc = new RArc(new RVector(0, 0), 100, Math.PI*2, Math.PI/2, true);
            var points = [];
            points.push(arc.getPointAtPercent(1/3));
            var arcs = arc.splitAt(points);
            if (arcs.length == 2) {
                qDebug("OK, arcs count:", arcs.length);
            } else {
                qDebug("FAILED, arcs count:", arcs.length);
            }

            arc.mirror(new RLine(0, 0, 0, 100));

            points = [];
            points.push(arc.getPointAtPercent(1/3));
            arcs = arc.splitAt(points);
            if (arcs.length == 2) {
                qDebug("OK, arcs count:", arcs.length);
            } else {
                qDebug("FAILED, arcs count:", arcs.length);
            }

The first case split in two arcs, but the second splits in one arc only.

I think the reason is the code in RArc::splitAt():

        ...
        if (RMath::getAngleDifference180(a1, a2))*radius()<0.001) {
            continue;
        }
        ...

The RMath::getAngleDifference180() return angle between -pi and pi so absolute value should be used.

 1782 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Successive middle mouse button zoom in/out: delay betwe ...Closed
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Task Description

I very much like the new middle mouse button zoom in/out and congratulate Andrew for implementing it so quickly but there’s an annoying delay that is necessary between successive zoom in/out actions. This is easily understood by comparing it to zooming in/out with the +/- keys. With the keyboard you can repeat zooms as quickly as the keyboard repeat rate allows; with the middle mouse button quick zooms are not possible.

 1781 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh QCAD 3.21.2 crashes when selecting an entity in attache ...Closed
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Task Description

QCAD 3.21.2 x86_64 Linux crashes if I try to select any entity of the attached file. The qt4 legacy version is working fine.

 1780 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow QCad quits when you double-click a text Closed
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Task Description

QCad quits when you double-click a text; What’s wrong, QCad or file?

 1779 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Layer list, block list, etc: add support for internatio ...Closed
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Task Description

The attached screenshot will make clear what the problem is:
“échelle” should be between “cotes” and “platines”, not at the bottom. “e” and “é” must be considered the same letter when ordering alphabetically.

 1778 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Draw > Point > Single Point: Exception Closed
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Task Description

Exception due to invalid include path.

 1777 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Crash when pasting / importing drawing with missing ima ...Closed
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Task Description

Importing or pasting a drawing which references a non-existing image crashes.

RGraphicsSceneDrawable or type image references deleted, temporary preview document through RImageData which leads to crash when trying to load the image.

 1776 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Edit > Application Preferences: Tool Settings: cannot c ...Closed
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Task Description

Multikey shortcuts are broken in Qt.
QCAD needs its own implementation of shortcut handling which also affects shortcut configuration.

 1775 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Viewports: images sometimes not clipped at viewport edg ...Closed
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Task Description

See also:
https://qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=89&t=5657

 1774 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Draw > Polyline > Morph: crash under macOS Closed
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Task Description

Depolyment issue with qcaddwg plugin.

 1773 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium File > PDF Export / SVG Export / Bitmap Export: file na ...Closed
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Task Description

Configure QCAD to use native file dialogs
Load file
Export file as PDF, SVG, Bitmap
File name suggested by file dialog is drawing file which means user might accidentally overwrite drawing file.

1772QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowGo back on right-click on shaded Tool buttonAssigned
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Task Description

Right-click on the tools on the left-hand side of the screen brings you back in the hierarchy.

However, that does not work if you right-click while hovering above a button that that is shaded (inactive).

 1771 QCAD (main)Bug ReportCritical Open file bug: QCAD fails to open a file with space or  ...Closed
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Task Description

Description:
QCAD fails to open a file with space or special characters in its name or in its path.
Special characters are “á”, “ç”, “Ê”, “ß”, “+” etc.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open a file named with spaces or with special characters or a file inside a folder that is named with spaces or with special characters.

What happens
- Warning about import error and file is not opened

What would be the correct behavior
- The file would be opened


I have used QCAD for a long time waiting for developers to correct that issue, that happened with all versions QCAD I used.

It was a trivial behavior for programs in Windows to manipulate files and folders with spaces and special characters. That issue is like the conversion method is too old, like from MSDOS 8.3 limitations.

The people that just want to open a DXF file to work face with that issue and thinks “that QCAD does not open DXF files”, and give up using that software. I gave up in the past because that. I discovered that QCAD works fine with MSDOS 8.3 format, and I created a script to rename files and folders before opening them, but it is not for everyone.

As QCAD works well with open DXF format, I think it is a important software to eliminate DWG dependency. Also, I think it would be very simple to solve that in code and very important to correct it.

I do not know if DWG trial plugin avoid that issue.

 1770 WebsiteBug ReportLow qcad.org shop language Closed
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Task Description

FR - Ok,
DE - Ok,

EN - not OK. Main text is in english, menu is in german.

 1769 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow QCAD Help link to "FAQ's (Online) is broken Closed
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Task Description

QCAD 3.20.1.3 help link to “FAQ‘s (Online)” is broken and leads to a 404 page.
(Menu → Help → FAQ‘s (Online))

 1768 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Draw > Polyline > Create From Segments: segments delete ...Closed
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1 Task Description

‘Create From Segments’ ‘OG’ includes and admits selection of segments on locked layers.

A)
-When selecting a segment on a not locked layer it can include segments on locked layers that connect to the string. (Assumed wrong)
-A copy of the segments on the locked layer(s) are included in the polyline. (Assumed wrong)
These segments are not removed from the locked layer(s) because of their locked nature. (Intended behaviour)
eg. ‘OG’ & selecting the arc at point A in the example file. The arc is on a not locked layer.

B)
-When selecting a segment on a locked layer it will fully remove segments that connect to the string on not locked layers. (Assumed very wrong)
-Connecting segments on the locked layer(s) will not be converted to a polyline because of their locked nature. (Intended behaviour)
eg. ‘OG’ & selecting the line at point B in the example file. The cyan lines are on a locked Layer.

Both A & B can be undone.

The example is a part of the ‘Skewing project’.

Regards
CVH

 1767 QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery Low Dimension Leader Closed
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Task Description

On print mode, the arrow not appear in the dimension

 1766 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Edit > Application Preferences: Tool Settings: cannot a ...Closed
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Task Description

I wanted to add a couple of toolbars to the Tool matrix via the Tool Settings application preferences but all options are greyed out (see attached screenshot). I tried with a new config file and the result is the same. Is this the expected behaviour?

1765QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery LowErrors with polyline offsetAssigned
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1 Task Description

Win 7 32 bit QCAD 3.20.1

Ofsset of a base-line with arcs results in massive ammount of errors.
Most of them occur as a cluster of very tiny segments and are part of the offset. (zoom far in at the red circles)
Mostly they occur where the offsetted arcs should merely be trimmend pairwise.
Some occur as detached entities or as detached strings of entities very near the offset (strings not documented).
Spooks occur at opposite site when base-line is not closed.
360° curls can occur with R = Offset.
Null-entities may occur (not documented, hard to find and not able to copy).

The base-line is checked and sound and has mixed tangentially or not tangentially connected arcs.
Offsetting the mother base-line of the base in the file has similar effect but not all and/or different ones.
Also encountered with offseting polys from fonts.
Used to define pocket paths for CNC.
Detected because the CNC driver will not accept Self-crossers, Null-entities or open ends depending on the settings.

Work arround is to explode and select small entities but this does not solves the issues.
1) Choosing the tolerance large enough will detect small segments that should stay.
2) Recombining will generate new ones at the place where the main segments remain crossed.
Cleaning up the paths is a daunting process with some thousand segments for several offsets.

I assume this has an infuence on the CAM part of QCAD too unless the offset method is different.

 1764 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Zoom in with middle click Closed
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1 Task Description

I would suggest adding a feature Inkscape has, which is that a single middle click zooms in. This is not at the detriment of panning, since the mouse/pen (I use a Wacom tablet) doesn’t move. Right now middle click doesn’t do anything so I don’t think it should be a problem.

Another awesome and related Inkscape zooming feature is that Shift+middle click shifts to window zooming. But with the added bonus that you don’t lose the tool you’re in. Try it out on Inkscape if I’m not clear!

Cheers,
JFL

 1763 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Simple Modify Move function Closed
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Task Description

Moving things require an extra click on ‘Delete original’ and a click on ‘OK’

A simple Modify Move functionality will reduce mouseclicks for moving by 2 for every move that is made.

Regards

 1762 QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery Low Modify // .... selection of entities on locked layer al ...Closed
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Task Description

Not served with the degration to ‘Suggestion’  FS#1759 .
Demanded closing  FS#1759  & re-entered

Locking entities (by layer) to avoid selection,eg. nearby,very close by or on the same spot, does not have the intended influence.

Asumed wrong:
- Modify DI
- Modify B2
- Modify D3
- Modify MT
These 4 need a single entity to be selected and selection of a locked entity is allowed.(=questionable)
The action will allways leed to ‘not allowed’.(=correct)

Questionable:
- Modify RM
- Modify CH
- Modify RN
These 3 need a pair of entities.
RM: Selection of a locked limiting entity is allowed (=questionable), enity to trim not.(=correct)
The action will trim unlocked entities to the locked limiter.(=questionable)
CH & RN: Selection of a pair of entities is allowed.(=questionable)
Trimming if ‘trim’ is on will not occur because locked and leeds to ‘not allowed’.(=correct)
The creation of the bevel or rounding on an active locked layer will not occur because locked and leeds to ‘not allowed’.(=correct)
The creation, except for polyline segments (because locked themself), on an active unlocked layer will be done.(=correct)

Less severe but still questionable: (because these don’t necerally act on the locked entities themselves)
- Modify OF
- Modify OH
- Modify SS
OF: Selection of a locked base entity is allowed.(=questionable)
The preview is casted only if the active layer is unlocked.(=correct)
The creation is only done on an active unlocked layer.(=correct)
OH: Selection of a locked base entity is allowed.(=questionable)
Selection of point references from entities on locked layers is allowed.(=questionable)
The preview is casted only if the active layer is unlocked.(=correct)
The creation is only done on an active unlocked layer.(=correct)
SS: Selection of point references from entities on locked layers is allowed.(=questionable)
Strechting is only done for unlocked entities. (=correct)

 1761 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Info Polyline area does not find polylines (II) Closed
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Task Description

Selecting Info // Polyline area
And hovering over a drawing with all kinds of entities.
Does not find any polyline on the drawing hovering over them.
Nor clicking on them.

Not a locked layer issue.
All are visible.

1760QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery LowSelf-crossing polylines can't be cut twice at segment c...Assigned
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Task Description

Re-entering dividing problem from  FS#1757 

Divide the poly selecting near segment 1 at the segment crossing.
> A new node is inserted on the crossing and made start and end node.
Divide the poly again selecting near segment 2 at the segment crossing.
> no division appears to be done.

One can’t divide the second segment at the crossing

Presumed intended behaviour like  FS#1750 

Regards

 1759 QCAD (main)SuggestionVery Low Modify // .... selection of entities on locked layer al ...Closed
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Task Description

Without any selection.
Entities on a locked layer can be selected after choosing:

Asumed wrong
- Modify DI
- Modify
B2
- Modify D3
- Modify
MT

Questionable
- Modify RM
- Modify
CH
- Modify RN Less severe
- Modify
OF
- Modify OH
- Modify
SS

Regards

 1758 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Draw > Polyline > Create from Selected Entities: crash  ...Closed
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Task Description

(Re-)combining polys touching at node with ‘create from selected’ leads to application crash.

QCAD 3.20.1 Win7 32bit

In the file example 2.
Regards

 1757 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Modify > Auto Trim: on polyline, followed by undo yield ...Closed
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Task Description

Breaking up self-intersecting Polys at segments crossing
can’t be done for the second segment.

Divide:
A new node is inserted and made start and end node.
For the second segment no division occurs or can be made.
Expected is that the segment the nearest to the selecting point is addressed.
Eg. the trim command.

Breakout gap:
- 1 Part fully trimmend of
- Can be undone

Auto trim:
(hint: do file-save first to revert)
- 1 Part fully trimmend of
- Undo will wipe the complete poly

In the file example 1.

Work-arround:
- Divide
- Insert node on the second segment not at the crossing
- Divide at that node
- Move new nodes to crossing

QCAD 3.20.1 Win7 32bit
Kind Regards

 1756 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Polyline area wrong if polyline contains arc segments Closed
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Task Description

The area of polylines with arcs can be incorrect.
With only line segments it is correct as far as I can check.
See <Poly-line Area.dxf> ; <Poly-arc Area.dxf>

It does not depend on the quadrant their in nor with what point the start point is.
It is related with the oriëntation.
Flipping or mirroring horizontally induce the error.

Modifications like flip, move & copy may induce another error that locks the oriëntation.
It is noticed that the oriëntation property in the editor does not change anymore when reversing.
Although locked the value of the area property switches between good and wrong.

The master poly in question is a part of an arc and a part of an ellipse exploded 1024/full.
These where recombined to one poly with ‘Create from selection’ and are closed.
Closed as per the last vertex does not point to the start point, logically closed I presume.
The purpose is to sum the error surface for the skewing math.
For now I will use my common sence to distinguish what value is the correct one.
Reversing while found faulty is the solution.

Version: 3.20.1.0 (3.20.1)
Internet: QCAD.org
Build Date: Apr 13 2018
Revision: dd51609
Qt Version: 5.5.1
Architecture: i386
Compiler: MSVC++ 10.0 (2010)
Win7 32bit

Regards

1755QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowSelecting standard rotation angles by mouse click for M...Assigned
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1 Task Description

This would be nice.
It will save a lot mouse - keypad changes for me.

1754QCAD (main)SuggestionLowWhen Selecting multiple blocks that contain the same at...Assigned
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Task Description

When selecting multiple blocks that contain the same attribute names, attribute properties appear with the values of the last selected block instead of “various”. I do not know if this is a “bug” or developer option, but “various” would be better in my opinion.

 1753 TranslationBug ReportLow View > Property Editor: entity types in property editor ...Closed
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Task Description

Translations in scripts/ts are not loaded (affects splash screen, property editor, default action, various standard messages, some context menus)

 1752 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Not selecting text with sub/superscript Closed
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Task Description

Found a strange behaviour with formatted text.

File attached.
‘Draw’-selecting only the yellow text with a little space arround it
- L>R or R>L ⇒ Yellow text not selected.

‘Draw’-selecting only the yellow text with a little space from R>L but crossing the text half way
- Yellow text Selected ⇒ Expected behaviour.

‘Draw’-selecting just including the mentioned little circles.
- Orange L>R or R>L ⇒ Normal texts selected ⇒ Expected behaviour
- Green L>R Yellow not R>L Yellow selected ⇒ Expected behaviour
- Magenta L>R or R>L ⇒ Yellow text not selected ??
- Red L>R or R>L ⇒ Yellow text not selected ??

Version: 3.20.1.0 (3.20.1)
Internet: QCAD.org
Build Date: Apr 13 2018
Revision: dd51609
Qt Version: 5.5.1
Architecture: i386
Compiler: MSVC++ 10.0 (2010)
Windows 7 32-bit

Kind Regards

 1751 QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery Low Can't open files from terminal Closed
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Task Description

I have file /home/test/test.dxf . When i try open file from terminal (qcad test.dxf), i have warning “File not found”. When i write full path (qcad /home/test/test.dxf), the file opens.

 1750 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium trimming polylines Closed
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Task Description

Trimming polylines especialy those with a string of small segments should be done at the intersection of those polylines.
Now trimming is done with the seggments that where the nearest when selecting the two polylines.

1749QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowAdd support for non-uniform block scalingAssigned
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1 Task Description

Same txt as on the forum.
had a copy because i had to log in 3 times to remark my own post.

Blocks are no solution either.

see pdf
[attachment=0]Block test_1.pdf[/attachment]

Antartica is put in a block as segments.
Added a rounded corner as segments and as poly.
scaled X x0.5 Y x1 origin the center of the magenta circl.

The scaled version is all over the place.
Set them to color red, no use they stay black.

The reference of the block is 2000mm to the left because I tried it out far right of my design.
The cyan circle is about 400mm in diameter.

dxf part included
[attachment=1]Block test.dxf[/attachment]

Version: 3.20.1.0 (3.20.1)
Internet: QCAD.org
Build Date: Apr 13 2018
Revision: dd51609
Qt Version: 5.5.1
Architecture: i386
Compiler: MSVC++ 10.0 (2010)

CVH

 1748 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow error when editing block with attributes Closed
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Task Description

when editing a block and deleting one of the preferred attributes you need to restart the qcad so that the excluded attribute disappears from aba properties when the block is selected;even after synchronizing block attributes

 1747 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium Scaling w 2 ratios fails to scale polyline arc Closed
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Task Description

Scaling without keeping the aspect ratio fails to scale an arc to an ellips when this is part of a polyline.

Discovered while documenting feature request ‘Skewing’

CVH

 1746 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > Bitmap Export: File base name cut off in file sa ...Closed
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Task Description

A file with name of 1234.56.78.0001.00 Something blah blah.dxf will not export to bitmap correctly. The save dialog will suggest filename of 1234.56.78.0001.jpg instead, truncating everything after last dot.

This bug existed in older versions too because of incorrect handling of file names. As a result, at some point File.getSaveFileName incorrectly truncates the extension (which is empty at the time) and replaces it with jpg. Appending a null extension fixes this, though obviously it’s not a correct fix.

Here is a temporary workaround in File.js:

File.getInitialSaveAsPath = function(filePath, extension) {
    var ret = "";

    var fi;

    if (isNull(filePath) || filePath.length === 0) {
        var mdiChild = EAction.getMdiChild();
        var fn;
        if (!isNull(mdiChild)) {
            fn = stripDirtyFlag(EAction.getMdiChild().windowTitle)
        }
        else {
            fn = "File";
        }

        fi = new QFileInfo(QDir.homePath());
        ret = fi.absoluteFilePath() + QDir.separator + fn + "." + extension + ".nothing"; // Workaround here
    } else {
        fi = new QFileInfo(filePath);
        ret = fi.path() + QDir.separator + fi.completeBaseName() + "." + extension + ".nothing"; // Workaround here
    }
    return ret;
};

 1745 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > Bitmap Export: thick lines exported thin Closed
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Task Description

When exporting a drawing under latest version of QCAD, for whatever reason QCAD ignores all line thicknesses and there is no option to fix it. The error is in BitmapExportWorker.js (line 134). It should read:

view.setHairlineMinimumMode(false);

(currently, it uses “true” instead)

 1744 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow QCAD crashes when opening .dgn files Closed
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Task Description

Have tried several samples from the web and the result is the same.

Here is the event log entry:
Faulting application name: qcad.exe, version: 3.20.0.0, time stamp: 0x5ad07892
Faulting module name: MSVCR120.dll, version: 12.0.21005.1, time stamp: 0x524f83ff
Exception code: 0xc0000409
Fault offset: 0x000000000006dd27
Faulting process id: 0x34d0
Faulting application start time: 0x01d3dbdf73dc50d2
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files\QCAD\qcad.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Program Files\QCAD\MSVCR120.dll
Report Id: 0644b1d2-d503-4525-ab02-fc36f87288a0
Faulting package full name:
Faulting package-relative application ID:

 1743 QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery Low Draw > Text: Wrong bounding box for text with empty sup ...Closed
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1 Task Description

Hi,

I have a drawing where I use text with superscript. In this case when I use autozoom, it does not work as I expect. It includes the 0,0 coordinates too. The problem also occures when I export the drawing into svg.

I attached an example, just use the autozoom.

Thanks,
Soma


 1742 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > Print: printed point size depends on zoom level Closed
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Task Description

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=32&t=5548

 1741 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Property Editor: titles of block attributes with _ cut  ...Closed
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Task Description

- Create block
- Add attribute with tag “MY_ATTR” - Create block reference

- Select block reference
- Block attribute of block reference shown as “ATTR”

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=89&t=5544

1740QCAD (main)SuggestionLowMake unprintable layers also hidden in print previewAssigned
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Task Description

Make unprintable layers also hidden in print preview

 1739 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Edit Library File doesn't work Closed
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Task Description

The Edit Library File option in the drop-down menu when you right-click a library item does not work

 1738 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > Print / PDF Export: shortcut broken in print pre ...Closed
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Task Description

Load drawing
Switch to print preview
Ctrl-P / XD have no effect

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