Posts tagged physicalcomputing

New Fritzing parts

I recently built two Fritzing parts, as i needed them for documentation and since they are Sparkfun breakout boards, i thought they might be useful to others, so i shared them on the Fritzings Google Code page. Today i found this comment and i’m happy that two parts i made will be integrated in one of the next Fritzing versions 🙂

If you can’t wait till the next Fritzing release, here are the parts:

SHT15 humidity sensor breakout board from

Humidity Temperature Sensor SHT15.fzpz

ADJD-S311 color sensor breakout board from

Color Sensor Breakout ADJD-S311.fzpz

gEDA open source electronic design automation

gEDA is installed using macports, but when installing i found a little problem when xgsch2pcb complained about a missing update-desktop-database
[important]fix: install desktop-file-utils first[/important]

complete install commands:

$ sudo port install desktop-file-utils
$ sudo port install geda-gaf
$ sudo port install pcb
$ sudo port install xgsch2pcb
$ sudo port install gerbv

useful addition: Mac OS X launchers for the commandline tools make it easy to start the apps and to double click documents, launches X11 and the responsible program:

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