gsymcheck man page

gsymcheck — gEDA/gaf Symbol Checker

Synopsis

gsymcheck [-h] [-v] [-q] symbol1 [... symbolN]

Description

gsymcheck is a symbol checker for gEDA/gaf.  Here is a list of checks that  gsymcheck performs:

Options

gsymcheck accepts the following options:

-q

Quiet mode on.  This mode turns off all warnings/notes/messages. (optional)

-v

Verbose mode 1.  This mode will show all error messages (optional)

-vv

Verbose mode 2.  This mode will show all error and warning messages (optional)

-vvv

Verbose mode 2.  This mode will show all error, warning, and info messages (optional)

-h

Usage summary / gsymcheck help

symbol1 [... symbolN]

At least one symbol file must be specified.  If multiple symbols are  specified then they are sequentially read in and checked.  It is important  that the schematic(s) follow all the options (ie last).

Examples

Here are some examples on how to run gsymcheck:  

To get usage information just run:

gsymcheck

To actually check a symbol with just error counts, run:

gsymcheck symbolfilename.sym

To get the actuall error messages, run:

gsymcheck -v symbolfilename.sym

To see all the error messages and warnings, run:

gsymcheck -vv symbolfilename.sym

To see all the error messages, warnings, and parse info, run:

gsymcheck -vvv symbolfilename.sym

Environment

gsymcheck respects the following environment variable:

GEDADATA

specifies where the various required scheme and rc files are located (the default is ${prefix}/share/gEDA).  This environment variables does not need to be set by the end user unless they are moving the executables to a new install ${prefix}.

Author

Ales Hvezda and many others

See Also

gschem(1), gnetlist(1)

Referenced By

gnetlist(1), gschem(1), gsymfix(1).

September 25th, 2013 gEDA Project 1.8.2.20130925