Open DWG/DWF Files in Linux
cgrigs at earthlink.net
Sun Mar 12 17:02:48 UTC 2006
Charles Yao wrote:
> On 6/24/05, Thomas Templin <lists at gnuwhv.de> wrote:
>>On Friday 24 June 2005 11:13, Charles Yao wrote:
>>>Hi guys anyone know what program I can download to use DWG/DWF
>>>files in linux? We use to have DWF viewer from Autodesk but since
>>>moving to Linux we have had a hard time opening these files.
>>Uses native DWG file format.
>>Claims to be a professional CAD application, IMHO _very_ optimistic.
>>But it is a very good sketcher and comes along with well done
>>May be instaled via apt-get / synaptic.
>>Professional 2D / 3D CAD Tool.
>>Uses native DXF Format
>>And due to my experience damned fast, faster than Autodesk AutoCAD.
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>>ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> I used qcad, but it only opens dxf files. any dwg to dxf converters int he
This turned up on sourceforge:
Athough there haven't been any new versions since August 2003, the
developers are active on the lx-viewer forum. (And no, I haven't tried
it. CAD is one of those things that I gave up when I retired five years
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