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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby kkremitzki » Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:50 am

Unfortunately writing code has to be the primary focus of a GSoC project, documentation can only be secondary.
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby chrisb » Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:33 am

Kunda1 wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:06 am
highest priority should be getting documentation written.
Documentation is very important, of course. But if you accept this forum as part of the documentation - and it's really a highlight, that each user gets his individual documentation - then FreeCAD's documentation is just excellent.
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby Opus » Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:37 am

Kunda1 wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:06 am
I think though, highest priority should be getting documentation written.
It is rather a subject of "season of docs" : https://developers.google.com/season-of-docs/
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby Kunda1 » Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:53 am

Opus wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:37 am
Kunda1 wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:06 am
I think though, highest priority should be getting documentation written.
It is rather a subject of "season of docs" : https://developers.google.com/season-of-docs/
Actually, there is a thread for that: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?p=293510
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby Hartwig » Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:02 pm

Hi, I would like to have in Part-Design:

1.
The feature "Make draft on a face" can handle faces that are based on a spline.
2.
New features: Geometry-Mirror and Geometry-Pattern. If I insert these features at the end of a feature tree all the geometry before in the same body will be mirrored / patterned.
3.
Add hide and suppress feature to the context menu.

Thanks.
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby kisolre » Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:34 pm

Hartwig wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:02 pm
2.
New features: Geometry-Mirror and Geometry-Pattern. If I insert these features at the end of a feature tree all the geometry before in the same body will be mirrored / patterned.
+1. Instead of patterning individual features just pattern the whole final state.
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby adrianinsaval » Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:27 pm

Hartwig wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:02 pm
Hi, I would like to have in Part-Design:

1.
The feature "Make draft on a face" can handle faces that are based on a spline.
2.
New features: Geometry-Mirror and Geometry-Pattern. If I insert these features at the end of a feature tree all the geometry before in the same body will be mirrored / patterned.
3.
Add hide and suppress feature to the context menu.

Thanks.
+1
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby GlouGlou » Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:49 am

Improve 3D offset. Or build a new feature.
3D offset is a key feature for surface design.
It crash too much and not be able to work with a combined surface.
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby openBrain » Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:18 pm

  • Upvote for a complete powerful user-friendly measuring tool :)
  • Implement 2D offset tool in sketcher issue #3708 (don't know if @abdullah started something)
  • Makes PartDesign Pad/Pocket options "Up to first", "Up to face" works with all type of faces, including curved ones (but maybe this an OCC thing)
  • Implement Assimp importer & exporter for FreeCAD ? Bind to Assimp ?
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Re: GSOC 2020 (Voice your opinion and ideas about what to propose for the next gsoc)

Postby saso » Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:35 am

- research the possibilities to use MBSE/SysML with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it (for example with Papyrus) https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=38307

- research the possibilities to use Modelica with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it (for example with OpenModelica) https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=32556

- research the possibilities to use EnergyPlus with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it (for example with OpenStudio) https://github.com/NREL/EnergyPlus, https://github.com/NREL/OpenStudio

- research the possibilities to do diagrams in FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it (for example with QElectroTech) https://qelectrotech.org/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piping_an ... on_diagram

- research the possibilities to use Julia with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=42400

- research the possibilities to use HDF5 with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=42070

- research the possibilities to use AI/ML with FreeCAD and do some basic implementation of it (for example with TensorFlow, PyTorch, FluxML, JAX,...)
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