I have this cline2shape.il file from years past. We changed
it to convert a cline to shape on ROUTE KEEPOUT_ALL and has worked great for
Now, I would like to change it to convert a cline to BOARD
GEOMETRY > OUTLINE but it fails and reports cannot create a “filled” shape
on this layer.
Please see both attached files.
Question, does anyone know how to make this file do the
Display BOARD GEOMETRY > OUTLINE LAYER and
ROUTE KEEPOUT_ALL layers.
Convert the cline to BOARD GEOMETRY > OUTLINE
layer as a “unfilled” shape.
Z-Copy the BOARD GEOMETRY > OUTLINE shape to
a “filled” shape on ROUTE KEEPOUT_all layer. (expanded 5mil larger than
When all said and done, we should have a routed channel on OUTLINE layer with Route Keepout_All shape 5 mil larger.
Thanks in advance!
To create an unfilled shape change the axlDBCreateShape's second variable from t to nil.
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