(Off-topic) Software Information: "AutoCad for linux"

Eberhard Roloff tuxebi at gmx.de
Sun Jan 7 21:20:39 UTC 2007


nodata wrote:

>> I've been googling around but I would like to know if somebody has any
>> experience using any computer aided design FOSS.
>> Thanks everybody
> This might be a starter:
>  https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SoftwareEquivalents?highlight=%28autocad%
> 29#head-a99f37069d21d03ca6c6cb22fc29d261a9c093f7
while QCAD for sure is a great software, it must be clear to your client
that it does in no way come close to AUTOCAD, which might become somewhat
clear when you go and compare the relevant prize tags.

So I would recommend to thoroughly test if it works in regard to performance
and compatibility.

Two other things that might be worth to check:

You will find plenty of additional information if you search for "cad" on

Kind regards

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