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by easyw-fc
Tue Aug 09, 2022 6:29 am
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Benchmarking and Evaluating FreeCAD against other CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM software
Replies: 29
Views: 3411

Re: Benchmarking and Evaluating FreeCAD against other CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM software

Here is a list of benchmark exercises, mostly from my experience. Your contributions are welcome. 1. Modelmania exercise 2. Will it fillet exercise 3. Curvature continuous exercise 4. DFMA/DFQ/DFR design exercise 5. Complex mold design exercise 6. Top-down design exercise 7. Multiuser exercise 8. S...
by easyw-fc
Wed Aug 03, 2022 1:26 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Import of multi-object STEP file leads to "Bad Object"
Replies: 6
Views: 422

Re: Import of multi-object STEP file leads to "Bad Object"

Can you elaborate a bit and explain what you mean? the other users should have used the same STEP import option to be able to compare their results with your go to FC Preferences https://wiki.freecadweb.org/images/c/c3/Preferences_Import_Export_Tab_STEP.png just disable the first checkbox in the 'I...
by easyw-fc
Wed Aug 03, 2022 7:57 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Weekly builds, which one to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 789

Re: Weekly builds, which one to use?

if you know how to remove the old one only after a successful upload contributions are welcomed. unfortunately I cannot help on that... may be we could trig a backup script before the build is starting I'm never really sure what I'm looking at, here is a release list from June. this is the stable b...
by easyw-fc
Wed Aug 03, 2022 7:53 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Import of multi-object STEP file leads to "Bad Object"
Replies: 6
Views: 422

Re: Import of multi-object STEP file leads to "Bad Object"

to be able to compare the result we need to apply the same STEP import options

EDIT:
a workaround is to add a binder
binding-option.FCStd
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by easyw-fc
Tue Aug 02, 2022 8:00 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Weekly builds, which one to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 789

Re: Weekly builds, which one to use?

we can switch back to occt7.5. then the last non-failing build of freecad will be used. But better to resolve the remaining issue with smesh: https://github.com/FreeCAD/FreeCAD-Bundle/issues/126#issuecomment-1203043980 This is not my intention I just would like to keep an old release until the new ...
by easyw-fc
Tue Aug 02, 2022 4:42 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Weekly builds, which one to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 789

Re: Weekly builds, which one to use?

is there any link to download the previous daily release?
by easyw-fc
Sat Jul 30, 2022 1:37 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: [Tracking] Backport commits to 0.20 branch
Replies: 29
Views: 5876

Re: [Tracking] Backport commits to 0.20 branch

uwestoehr wrote: Fri Jul 29, 2022 10:44 pm However, I tried to backport nevertheless but got merge problems. The STEP code had been changes a lot it seems. Therefore I think it is too risky.
thanks anyway :)
by easyw-fc
Fri Jul 29, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: FreeCad forces me to save a file when a .step file is loaded.
Replies: 37
Views: 2486

Re: FreeCad forces me to save a file when a .step file is loaded.

wmayer wrote: Tue Jul 26, 2022 8:36 pm
easyw-fc wrote: Tue Jul 26, 2022 1:16 pm I'm attaching what I had as preferred settings for STEP export (later on I will put also import),
git commit 70c18c80172e
thanks a lot :D
I'm going to retrieve also the info on importing settings
by easyw-fc
Fri Jul 29, 2022 3:21 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: [Tracking] Backport commits to 0.20 branch
Replies: 29
Views: 5876

Re: [Tracking] Backport commits to 0.20 branch

chennes wrote: Fri Jul 29, 2022 3:12 pm The list of fixes is getting pretty long -- have you given any thought to when you want to release v0.20.1?
if possible this would be useful too
wmayer wrote: Tue Jul 26, 2022 8:36 pm preferred settings for STEP export
git commit 70c18c80172e
by easyw-fc
Fri Jul 29, 2022 1:37 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: spherical shapes issue exporting to xhtml or vrml
Replies: 7
Views: 541

Re: spherical shapes issue exporting to xhtml or vrml

Unfortunately, there isn't a fix but you can work around this issue. Before exporting the objects to VRML or xhtml set the Display Mode of the objects to Shaded because then only the face nodes will be considered. super powerful @ Werner: Problem -> Werner -> Solution :D Edit: So probably asking @w...