I wanted to cote two parallel lines which are not along the x or y directions with the "Length" cotation. The value of the cotation is correct but its default position is wrong, so
that the shown cotation doesn't correspond to the shown value. A workaround is to move the text until the cotation is correct.
Default cotation position:
Workaround, move the cotation text:
I'll report the issue if anyone confirms this.
OS: Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS
Word size of OS: 64-bit
Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit
Version: 0.17.13042 (Git)
Build type: None
Python version: 2.7.6
Qt version: 4.8.6
Coin version: 4.0.0a
OCC version: 7.1.0
Locale: English/UnitedStates (en_US)