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Subject: Re: [geda-user] pcb poll: copy mode
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On Fri, 19 Aug 2016 08:42:31 +0200 (CEST)
gedau AT igor2 DOT repo DOT hu wrote:

> 1. When did you start using geda/pcb?

Loooong time ago. It was that time when there was no HIDs, just the good old
lesstif interface. I think it was 1997-2000. I can't really recall.

> 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.

I used Click to select, Ctrl+C and past to layout.

So I think it is a "no" then.

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

I didn't know about the Ctrl+Click mode.

> 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?

Maybe, yes.

> 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?

No. No accident. The world is causal. There is a reason for everything.

73 de HA5OGL
Op.: Levente

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