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FlatCAM

Description

FlatCAM is a CAM designed for PCB's isolation routing, read Gerber and produce GCODE.

Installation of FlatCAM 8.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit

Install git

sudo apt-get install git

download sources

git clone https://bitbucket.org/jpcgt/flatcam.git

enter in the sources directory

cd flatcam/

edit the file setup_ubuntu.sh

#!/bin/sh
apt-get -y install libpng-dev
apt-get -y install libfreetype6 libfreetype6-dev
apt-get -y install python-dev
apt-get -y install python-qt4
apt-get -y install python-numpy python-scipy python-matplotlib
apt-get -y install libgeos-dev
apt-get -y install python-shapely
easy_install -U distribute
apt-get -y install python-pip
pip install --upgrade matplotlib
pip install --upgrade Shapely
apt-get -y install libspatialindex-dev
pip install rtree
pip install simplejson
pip install svg.path

execute the setup_ubuntu.sh as root

sudo ./setup_ubuntu.sh

in order to run flatcam, after installation execute:

python FlatCAM.py
en/tinkering/cam/flatcam.txt · Last modified: 2016/01/03 16:44 by alessio.cavalieri