Latest KiCad installed inside a docker container from ppa:js-reynaud/ppa-kicad
Allow X connections from anywhere with
xhost + on container.
Run docker container with the following extra arguments;
-v /tmp/.X11-unix:/tmp/.X11-unix- Maps the X11 sockets into the docker container.
-e DISPLAY=$DISPLAY- Set up the $DISPLAY environment variable.
KiCad EDA Software Suite
KiCad is an EDA software suite for the creation of professional schematics and printed circuit boards up to 32 copper layers. KiCad runs on Windows, Linux and Apple OS X and is released under the open-source GNU GPL v2 free of charge.
KiCad includes a project manager and four main independent software tools:
- Eeschema, schematic editor.
- Pcbnew, printed circuit board editor.
- Gerbview, GERBER file viewer.
- Cvpcb, footprint selector for components association.