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by fosselius
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Users Showcase
Topic: Compsognathus
Replies: 1
Views: 762

Compsognathus

I am teaching my 8 year old son some basic programming, mechanics and electronics, to make a "fun" project, we decided to build a 1:1 Compsognathus. Progress is a bit slow as both my son and me must be "in the mood" at the same time. The main goal here is to teach my son some goo...
by fosselius
Sat May 01, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Not Fully constrained sketch is fully constrained (LInk Branch, Appimage)
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Not Fully constrained sketch is fully constrained (LInk Branch, Appimage)

Hello! long time since i checked in here, just fund something funny today. I do not know if this is a known issue, thought i would show it here just in case. NotFullyConstraind.gif OS: Ubuntu 20.10 (ubuntu:GNOME/ubuntu) Word size of OS: 64-bit Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit Version: 2021.328.24301 +34...
by fosselius
Thu Dec 03, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: [Fixed] Issue 4043: Shape.exportStl locks FreeCAD
Replies: 11
Views: 1035

Re: Issue 4043: Shape.exportStl locks FreeCAD

sorry for the delay. cant repeat the issue. close the ticket.
by fosselius
Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM
Replies: 6
Views: 734

Re: Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM

i have not bought a new PC since 2007 and my wife recently got a new high end laptop. so i have high hopes ;)
by fosselius
Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM
Replies: 6
Views: 734

Re: Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM

I was more into the selfhosting on own hardware, that is unlimited. https://www.gitpod.io/docs/self-hosted/latest/install/install-on-kubernetes/ I am planning to buy a new PC for robotics simulation, thinking AMD 12 core / 24 thread and 32-64 GB RAM. I might donate some CPU time to the project ;) I ...
by fosselius
Thu Aug 27, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM
Replies: 6
Views: 734

Gitpod, Online IDE, now opensource, provides pre-conf linux VM

Take a look at this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D41zSHJthZI https://www.gitpod.io/ https://www.gitpod.io/blog/opensource/ I think that if we can set it up properly, it can make development easier, especially new developers that want to try it out. I have not looked to deep yet, not sure how to ...
by fosselius
Tue Aug 25, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: How many man hours would FreeCAD need to reach feature parity with SolidWorks/SolidEdge?
Replies: 40
Views: 5066

Re: How many man hours would FreeCAD need to reach feature parity with SolidWorks/SolidEdge?

First off, great post Abdullah! you got my vote for FreeCAD president ;) It would be good if active developers started a "pro support" spinoff company that is easier for companies to interact with, Like Seth & Wayne did for KiCAD with https://www.kipro-pcb.com/ , this removes some of t...
by fosselius
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: App::Link as a scripted object property.
Replies: 3
Views: 500

Re: App::Link as a scripted object property.

realthunder wrote:
i think the @user won't ping the user. we use quotes to do that.
by fosselius
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: 3D Cross section view of an assembly?
Replies: 6
Views: 1626

Re: 3D Cross section view of an assembly?

maybe a quick-hack, can you export the assembly to a mesh file (ex. step or stl) then do the boolean cut on the mesh?
by fosselius
Sat Jul 11, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: fc info assembly
Replies: 10
Views: 1345

Re: fc info assembly

if you share an example FreeCAD file of your part/"assembly", we could show you how to extract the data.

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