Help Request

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tukuyomi
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Help Request

Post by tukuyomi » Mon Dec 08, 2014 12:32 pm

I need help to write a script in qcad3, but I can't wrap my head around this new language.
If I had a tiny script that I can use as a skelton, it would be very helpful to me to start coding for qcad3.

Right now, I draw my usual stuff in qcad3, but all my scripting stuff goes to a qcad2 inside a Debian VirtualBox.

My qcad2 skelton script does the following : Image

If someone can write me a similar script for qcad3, I'll be very grateful to him!

The sole requirement that I have is that I DO need an external dialog, instead of the new toolbar feature provided by qcad, as my real scripts DO have a lot of options to (un)check / modify, to tweak my drawings (mainly for a CN machine).

Thanks for reading, and I hope someone will reply to my request.

(For reference, here is my qcad2 script) :

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http://tukuyomi.black-ship.net/stuff/qcad2skel.txt

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andrew
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Re: Help Request

Post by andrew » Mon Dec 08, 2014 12:39 pm

QCAD 3 comes with tons of example scripts (everything in ./scripts).

A simple interactive tool:
scripts/Misc/Examples/DrawExamples/ExThreePoints

Some math / drawing:
scripts/Misc/Examples/MathExamples/ExMathSpiral

Dialog:
scripts/Misc/Examples/QtExamples/ExResizeWindow

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