I mentioned that #FreeCAD becoming serious engineering tool. One good soul made demo of #OpenFoam workbench in #FreeCAD 0.17:
Criticism about #IFC schema:
One day I would like to put all open-source operating systems developers in one room and put one single slide on the screen:
"There is only one Donald Knuth and you are not him.
And no, you are not even Brian Kerninghan or Dennis Ritchie¹.
Learn to manage your ego."
¹ I have actually met dmr as an 8 yr old child and asked him to explain printf() varargs to me² which he did in the kindest, gentlest, non-condescending way.
² Yes, I was taught C & Lisp aged 6. Explains things, right?
If you work in the AEC industry, please support IFC development. The industry is stuck with proprietary tools developed by monopolies, and needs more #opensource and international standards.
Zimbabwe orders Internet shutdown with unintended consequences - But also why need ham radio operators #zimbabwe https://mybroadband.co.za/news/internet/292284-zimbabwe-orders-internet-shutdown.html
OSS is coming mainstream:
MS Windows is 2 million lines of code. Google (all services) are 40 times bigger and all in one place:
For MS OneNote lovers - implementation on linux:
@FreeCAD became "professional" package. Structure of our hybrid powered workoboat, elCAT-0 is done in FreeCAD:
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