KiCad

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KiCad is an open source software suite for Electronic Design Automation (EDA). The programs handle Schematic Capture, and PCB Layout with Gerber output.

Installation

Install the kicad and kicad-library package. Optionally you can install the kicad-library-3d package, which provides 3D models for certain components.

Upstream

The AUR provides the packages kicad-gitAUR, lkicad-symbols-gitAUR, kicad-footprints-gitAUR. Optionally you can also install kicad-packages3d-gitAUR and kicad-templates-gitAUR.

Note: The current version of KiCad needs to be run with wxpython-gtk2AUR insteaf of wxpython