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    KiCad 6 and 7 - at the same time?

    I have KiCad 6 installed from a package on my FreeBSD 13.1-release workstation. And it works great. However, I have a few projects that are using KiCad 7 now (unfortunately, upgrading all projects to KiCad 7 now is not an option), so I would like to have both KiCad 6 and 7 installed and working...
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    Solved KiCad 6 - 3D viewer just gives "unknown error"?

    As part of my last package upgrade, I finally got KiCad 6 - yay! The program appears to work, both eeschema and pcbnew. But - when I start the 3D viewer I just get "unknown error", see attached screenshot. Tried on a few projects, happens on all of them. Is 3D viewer working for other KiCad 6...
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    KiCad gives me asserts

    When using KiCad (installed from ports), I'm getting asserts, like these ASSERT INFO: ./include/wx/strvararg.h(456): assert "(argtype & (wxFormatStringSpecifier<T>::value)) == argtype" failed in wxArgNormalizer(): format specifier doesn't match argument type BACKTRACE: (null) (see also...
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    Solved Want to use FreeBSD but....

    Hello all. Does anyone know if Kicad can run on FreeBSD? That is, without tons of headache? It runs on several Linux versions and it's open source. I tried searching for kicad here but couldn't find any information. Thanks!