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ID  descCategoryTask TypeSeveritySummaryStatusProgress
 2000 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow CAM > Nesting: misleading "Sheet added" confirmation Closed
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Task Description

Within the nesting preparation:
A left mouse click to add a sheet will always be confirmed with “Sheet added”, regardless of a proper selection or where the left click is done in Model_Space.

1999QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowViewport: Add additional properties for controlling dim...Assigned
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1 Task Description

When working with multiple Viewports with different scale it could be very useful to have extra properties controlling how dimensions are rendered in the viewport:

1)
E.g an extra “Dimension Scale” under “Scale” in the Viewport selection’s ‘Specific Properties’ section, could allow having the same size when printed.
This Dimension Scale would be multiplied on top of the Scale value, but only for Dimensions rendering.

2)
Toggle button for hiding any dimensions in the Viewport. Maybe this should be controlled by being able to specify a Layer that should be hidden in this Viewport only, then I could select my Dimensions layer here.

The Viewport properties:
https://i.imgur.com/s07JtaB.png

 1998 Snapshot ReleaseBug ReportLow Viewport: Dimension text not scaled correctly in scaled ...Closed
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Task Description

Hi,

Dimensions texts are not showing in layouts when using a Viewport scale of 1/100.
This issue is present in 3.23.0.6 but not in 3.23.0.

See this thread on the forum for more info and repro file:
https://qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=6725

 1997 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow CAM > CAM Export: Fails for new document created Closed
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1 Task Description

When I create a simple drawing, I cannot export the gcode until I restart qcad.

general steps to reproduce the issue:
1. open a new drawing
2. Add a letter “D” near the origin in Arial font, about 7mm tall.
3. explode it
4. save the drawing
5. Fill in in the “cam configuration” 6. Select the drawing and generate the tool paths.
7. Hit the “export button” or the menu item.
8. Observe that you see the “camexport” command appears in the command section, but there is no file generated for the gcode.

If you restart qcad, then the gcode will export as expected. Also, it appears to work for more complicated drawings. I had the same issue, when I tried to generate the same thing, but using the string “November 2019” at 5mm height. I am using up to date MX Linux with kernel version 4.19.0. I also observed this behavior under Windows 10 professional.

 1996 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > Save: DXF header variable CECOLOR changed Closed
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Task Description

- Open a DXF file with CECOLOR (current drawing color) set to 256 (ByLayer).
- Save DXF
- CECOLOR has changed

 1995 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Explode used on a bitmap will delete the bitmap Closed
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Task Description

1. If I use accidentally explode on a bitmap it will be deleted without a warning.

2. If I select an area with a selection rectangle as preparation for the “Clip to rectangle” tool all bitmaps within the selection are deleted - without a warning.

QCAD 3.23.0.5

 1994 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Explode used on Ray or Infinitive lines deletes the lin ...Closed
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Task Description

If I use accidentally explode on a ray or infinitive line the line will be deleted without a warning.

QCAD 3.23.0.5

 1993 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Draw > Insert Bitmap: relative zero point not set Closed
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Task Description

If I insert a bitmap the relative zero point (RZ) isn’t set at all. It will be set at the mouse position in the moment when I terminate the tool.

This leads among other things that I can’t use the Alt key for ortho mode or other tools for restrictions.

 1992 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow Regenerate All Error Closed
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

I experienced some odd behaviour when using a final Regenerate All before an Export.

 1991 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Modify > Divide: Preview indicator fails on infinitive  ...Closed
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Task Description

Case:
Infinitive line,
launch Divide (DI),
click infinitive line

An orthogonal preview line should now indicates where the cut will happen when the next point is chosen.
QCAD version 3.23.0.5 displays that indicator below a variable angle to the infinitive line. Regardless what it shows - the cut will happen orthogonal. ;-)

 1990 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Layer > Duplicate Layer: fails for layer "0" Closed
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Task Description

Duplicating layer “0” results in duplicate entities on same layer instead of new layer.

 1989 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Qcad does not show DWF-files Closed
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Task Description

Hello
Qcad does not show! DWF-files. it seems, that the File is opened, but thre is nothing displayed on the screen. onl the Rastes is showed, but not the DWf-drawing.

 1988 TranslationBug ReportLow Translation: "Automatisches Speichern" wird mit "Autosa ...Closed
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Task Description

QCAD Pro, Deutsche Benutzeroberfläche:

Kommando Zeilen Mitteilung:
[13:35:12] Automatisches Speichern in: C:\Users\......xxx.dxf...
[13:35:12] Autosave abgeschlossen.

Englische und Deutsche Benutzeroberfläche:
Die angezeigten 3 Punkte nach dem xxx.dxf sind überflüssig da die Zeile nach dem dxf definitive endet.

 1987 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > SVG Export: full circle hatch Closed
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Task Description

Hatch of full circle (loaded from DXF) does not export to SVG.

 1986 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Page Tags set as default not displayed Closed
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Task Description

Cases:

1. QCAD default start drawing:
Application Preferences, Page Tags enabled,
Load new drawing (Menu/File/New),
Launch Print Preview, Page Tags not displayed on print preview page,
Check Drawing Preferences shows that Page Tags are still enabled, turn it off, turn it on, confirm with OK makes the Page Tags visible on the Print Page.

2. Customized start template drawing - saved as template with enabled Page Tags - same behavior.

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=6673

 1985 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Hatch dots are rendered as lines with fixed lenght of 0 ...Closed
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Task Description

With some unit and scale combinations dots rather look like dashes.
https://qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?t=6685#p25325

 1984 QCAD (main)Performance IssueLow Block > Create Block from Selection: Slow for large num ...Closed
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Task Description

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=6672

1983QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowTrim All or Bulk Break outAssigned
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1 Task Description

This is a trim method I am missing in Qcad.

20 years ago it existed in CadKey.
You had a bunch of lines or segments.
You defined a (new) line or segment as cutter.
‘Trim All’.
You pointed at the side of the cutter entity to trim all intersecting at that side.

Pritty the same as in this topic:
https://qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?t=5221

Only in rare cases I can use Husky’s workaround as pro.
It all depends on what else is in the clipping rectangle that is needed to trim all intended.
If of no use all single crossing entities have to be chosen one by one.

Regards,
CVH

1982QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowmeasure DIN 1356Assigned
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Task Description

To measure in the format DIN 1356 , Architect
It is hard work to do this manual input with meta characters.

 1981 QCAD/CAMFeature RequestLow I would like an external post processor Closed
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Task Description

I use gcode ripper for some of my jobs. (see here: https://www.scorchworks.com/Gcoderipper/gcoderipper.html) This is a large python script that I use to wrap flat code around a cylinder for engraving. What I would like to see is a way to run it from my own custom post processor that I wrote for my machine. Maybe some kind of keyword that allows me to specify an arbitrary external command with some parameters. It would be very helpful to me. I create a lot of ad-hock jobs to run.

Thanks,
Chuck Tilbury

 1980 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Display, block position issue Closed
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Task Description

Drawing created with a previous QCAD version has issues to be correctly displayed in the current snapshot.
e.g. drawing opened in QCAD 3.23.0 - works flawless.
same drawing opened in QCAD 3.23.4 - has problems to show inserted blocks correctly.

https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=89&t=6660

 1979 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow View > Layer List: icon spacing Closed
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Task Description

Snapshot 3.23.04

Spacing for symbols in layer list way to wide compared to previous versions.

Version 3.23.03 - Husky-2019.10.22-02.png
Version 3.23.04 - Husky-2019.10.22-01.png

 1978 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium Mirror is not Flip Closed
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Task Description

Hi Andrew,

Nosing around in the QCAD Reference Manual I noticed a misperception in the Mirror / Flip commands.

1977QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowCorresponding coordinate format Assigned
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Task Description

Hi,

It would be less confusing to read messages in the command line protocol if it would use the same coordinate separators like the settings below Application Preferences / General / Coordinate Format.

This example shows the “Absolute Cartesian Coordinate” but of course all corresponding format settings should be used within messages.

Absolute Cartesian Coordinate: Setting = semicolon (;) but the message will use division (/).

1976QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowEnvelope at offset to a poly toolAssigned
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Task Description

See:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?t=6650

 1975 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow RPolyline::getOrientation: Wrong orientation for polyli ...Closed
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1 Task Description

Wrong orientation is returned for polylines with large arcs (>180d).

Replaces  FS#1967 .

1974QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery LowFile > Print Preview: Cannot move paper in new drawingUnconfirmed
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Task Description

Yesterday I set up a Windows 64 bit install of QCAD Pro which shows the same bug I have been seeing for a while in the Community linux git repo.

Create a new drawing and then go to “Print preview”. Enable “Move paper postion”, the cursor changes to the hand icon, but the paper position is unable to be moved. Only by saving the drawing, exiting the program, restarting and reopening the drawing, will the “Move paper postion” function correctly.

Affected versions tested:

Windows 64bit installer download, as of yesterday.
Linux 64bit build from git, about 20minutes ago.

For what it’s worth, this bug is not present in this previous git checkout:

Version:
3.21.1.0 (3.21.1)
Internet:
QCAD.org
Build Date:
Jul 2 2018
Revision:

Qt Version:
5.7.0
Architecture:
x86_64
Compiler:
gcc 6.3.1

Thanks for a great product.

 1973 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow File > SVG Export: polylines with large arc segments (> ...Closed
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Task Description

Create polyline from clockwise arc with total angle > 180°.
Export as SVG.
SVG path arc data does not export sweep correctly.

1972QCAD (main)Bug ReportLowHatch import fails for boundaries with many very small ...Assigned
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Task Description

See also:
https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=6648

1971QCAD/CAMBug ReportLowCAD/CAM 3D SimulatorAssigned
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

Found a bug in the 3D Simulator execution

 1970 QCAD/CAMPerformance IssueMedium Drill Toolpath Workaround Closed
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

Fiddling with the drill-toolpath error, a solution seems to be to add the drill location as a ‘single point’ in the ‘source’ sublayer. I am using this as a Bug Work Around.

 1969 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow font name not saving correctly Closed
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Task Description

0
STYLE

5

31D
330
239
100
AcDbSymbolTableRecord
100
AcDbTextStyleTableRecord

2

textstyle11
70

   0

40
0.0
41
1.0
50
0.0
71

   0

42
0.2

3

CASTELAR.TTF

4

1001
ACAD
1000
Castellar
1071

      0
 1968 dwg2pdfFeature RequestHigh Add a -max-lineweight option Closed
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Task Description

Good afternoon! I have a suggestion.

Relative to https://www.ribbonsoft.com/bugtracker/index.php?do=details&task_id=1964

I did not find option -max-lineweight.
Please see the attachment.

 1967 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow Development snapshot: Toolpath generator problem Closed
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

I had updated QCAD/CAM to 3.23.0.2 and I am confronted with a major bug in the toolpath generator.

 1966 dwg2pdfFeature RequestHigh Add a new option to convert all blocks to pdfs Closed
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Task Description

Relative to https://www.ribbonsoft.com/bugtracker/index.php?do=details&task_id=1965

I suggest that if dwg2pdf have an new options that can convert all the blocks to pdf.
Now, I need to know all the block names before converting.

But if I put qcad on server, the computer won’t know how many blocks in the dwg and their names.

For examples:

There are 4 blocks in dwg.block1, block2, block3, block4

Command line: ./dwg2pdf -block-all path

Result: block1.pdf block2.pdf block3.pdf block4.pdf

 1965 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow More than one problems in it Closed
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Task Description

Original file: Connected King Room.dwg

Converted file: Connected King Room.pdf

Bug description file: problem10.png

As you see, there are 2 bugs:

1. There are 4 tabs in the original file. But dwg2pdf can only convert one tab to pdf.
2. After converting, the right column drawing is missing.

 1964 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow The width of line is wrong Closed
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Task Description

Morning, I found a bug.

Original file: 南博湾3-702户型.dwg

Converted file: 南博湾3-702户型.pdf

Bug description file: problem9.png

Command line: .\dwg2pdf.bat -f -a -recompute-dim -ltscale=1 path

As you see, the width of lines are wrong.
Please follow the red arrow in problem9.png.

 1963 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow Bug Font Standard OR Cam Config Closed
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew

Confronted with a bug in font Standard glyph ”s” (small S),
and a solution.

 1962 QCAD/CAMBug ReportLow CAM > Drill Toolpaths: Cannot be edited / updated from  ...Closed
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

Found a bug in the drill toolpath generator.

 1961 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Too many drawings are missing Closed
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Task Description

Hello, I found a bug.

Original file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.dwg

Converted file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.pdf

Command line: .\dwg2pdf.bat -f -a -recompute-dim -ltscale=1 -block=布局1 path

Bug description file: problem8.png

As you see. I use dwg2pdf to export the block named “布局1”. There are too many drawings missing.

 1960 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow dwg2pdf command fail Closed
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Task Description

Good afternoon, I found a bug.

Source file: B5.dwg.

Command line: .\dwg2pdf.bat -f -a -recompute-dim -ltscale=1 -font-substitution Standard GBK path

After I used the command, the message “Warning: standard font not found” occured. And B5.pdf is not found.
Convert is fail.

 1959 dwg2pdfFeature RequestLow The table cell is not autofit the content Closed
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Task Description

Good afternoon, I found a bug.

Original file: 跨海大桥.dwg

Converted file: 跨海大桥.pdf

Bug description file: problem6.png

As you see, the content is not fit in the table cell.

 1958 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Draw rectangle as ellipse Closed
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Task Description

Good afternoon, I found a bug.

Original file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.dwg

Converted file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.pdf

Bug description file: problem5.png

As you see, all the rectangle fills are drawed as ellipse.

 1957 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Missing some drawing elements after being converted by  ...Closed
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Task Description

Morning, I found a bug.

Original file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.dwg

Converted file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.pdf

Bug Description file: problem4.png

As you see, there are too many drawings missing.

 1956 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Missing some drawing elements after being converted by  ...Closed
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Task Description

Morning, I found a bug.

Original file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.dwg

Converted file: 006–【武汉会展中心店】一层合用前室.pdf

Bug Description file: problem4.png

As you see, there are too many drawings missing.

 1955 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Encoding or font error Closed
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Task Description

Morning, I found a bug.
Andrew, Thank you very much.

Original file: 跨海大桥.dwg

Converted file: 跨海大桥.pdf

Bug Description file: problem3.png

As you see, all the Chinese fonts are drawed as ???

1954QCAD/CAMReleaseLowRevised PWM Post ProcessorAssigned
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Task Description

Hallo Andrew,

I have revised the PWM Post Processor to Revision D.

 1953 dwg2pdfBug ReportHigh Too small to see any drawings in pdf which converted by ...Closed
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Task Description

Hello, I found a bug.

See the problem2.png.

Original file: 004.dwg.
After converting pdf by dwg2pdf. The file is 004.pdf. I can’t find any drawings. I scale the pdf reader to 6400%.
But the drawings are still too small.

This is my using command: .\dwg2pdf.bat -f -a -recompute-dim -ltscale=1 path

 1952 dwg2pdfBug ReportLow Drawing problem for the object in pdf which converted b ...Closed
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Task Description

The original file is A5.dwg. I’m using QCAD professional 3.23.0. A5.pdf is converted by command line tool dwg2pdf.
I found the drawing problem in it. See the attachment file problem.png.

As you see, I write down 3 bugs in problem.png.

1. bug 1. The position of ‘green 90’ is wrong.
2. bug 2. The line width is too large. You can see dot in A5.dwg, but a line in A5.pdf.
3. bug 3. The ‘green 42’ is missing.

Thank you very much for your help!

 1951 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium QCAD Prof 3.23 does not switch to Finnish keyboard layo ...Closed
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Task Description

QCAD Professional 3.23.0 is using en_US keyboard layout although I have a Finnish keyboard on Fedora 29. I have not found a way, how to chance the keyboard definition. In Fedora repositories there is QCAD Community Edition 3.22.1, and keyboard definitions there are working OK. Keyboard layout is following Gnu desktop keyboard selection and can be changed on the fly. Wrong keyboard layout makes working very hard, because almost all special keys are in different places, like colon, semicolon, plus, minus, parentheses, slash etc.

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