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Subject: Re: [geda-user] pcb poll: copy mode
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From: "Dave McGuire (mcguire AT neurotica DOT com) [via geda-user AT delorie DOT com]" <geda-user AT delorie DOT com>
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Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2016 17:13:44 -0400
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On 08/19/2016 02:42 AM, gedau AT igor2 DOT repo DOT hu wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm wondering:
> 1. When did you start using geda/pcb?


> 2. Have you ever used the COPY_MODE intentionally? COPY_MODE is:
> drag&drop an _unselected_ object (element, line, whatever) while ctrl is
> pressed. It's like move, but it makes a copy.

  Hrm, nope, never heard of it.

> 3. If not, did you know about this feature?


> 4. If not, now that you know about it, do you think you are going to use
> it over/beside the normal copy+paste buffer operations?

  I used it for much of the day today.  I rather like it.

> 5. Have you ever used the COPY_MODE by accident? If so, did you figure
> it was the COPY_MODE or just did an undo and didn't try to figure?

  Not that I can recall.


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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