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PLOT_CONTROLLER Class Reference

Batch plotter state object. More...

#include <plotcontroller.h>

Public Member Functions

 PLOT_CONTROLLER (BOARD *aBoard)
 Batch plotter constructor, nothing interesting here. More...
 
 ~PLOT_CONTROLLER ()
 Batch plotter destructor, ensures that the last plot is closed. More...
 
PCB_PLOT_PARAMSGetPlotOptions ()
 Accessor to the plot parameters and options. More...
 
void SetLayer (LAYER_NUM aLayer)
 
LAYER_NUM GetLayer ()
 
bool IsPlotOpen () const
 
void ClosePlot ()
 Close the current plot, nothing happens if it isn't open. More...
 
bool OpenPlotfile (const wxString &aSuffix, PlotFormat aFormat, const wxString &aSheetDesc)
 Open a new plotfile; works as a factory for plotter objects. More...
 
bool PlotLayer ()
 Plot a single layer on the current plotfile m_plotLayer is the layer to plot. More...
 
const wxString GetPlotFileName ()
 
const wxString GetPlotDirName ()
 
void SetColorMode (bool)
 Plotters can plot in Black and White mode or Color mode SetColorMode activate/de-actiavte the Color mode. More...
 
bool GetColorMode ()
 

Private Attributes

LAYER_NUM m_plotLayer
 the layer to plot More...
 
PCB_PLOT_PARAMS m_plotOptions
 Option bank. More...
 
PLOTTERm_plotter
 This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested. More...
 
BOARDm_board
 The board we're plotting. More...
 
wxFileName m_plotFile
 The current plot filename, set by OpenPlotfile. More...
 

Detailed Description

Batch plotter state object.

Keeps the plot options and handles multiple plot requests Especially useful in Python scripts

Definition at line 45 of file plotcontroller.h.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

◆ PLOT_CONTROLLER()

PLOT_CONTROLLER::PLOT_CONTROLLER ( BOARD aBoard)

Batch plotter constructor, nothing interesting here.

Definition at line 405 of file pcbplot.cpp.

406 {
407  m_plotter = NULL;
408  m_board = aBoard;
410 }
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
BOARD * m_board
The board we're plotting.
LAYER_NUM m_plotLayer
the layer to plot

References m_board, m_plotLayer, m_plotter, and UNDEFINED_LAYER.

◆ ~PLOT_CONTROLLER()

PLOT_CONTROLLER::~PLOT_CONTROLLER ( )

Batch plotter destructor, ensures that the last plot is closed.

Definition at line 413 of file pcbplot.cpp.

414 {
415  ClosePlot();
416 }
void ClosePlot()
Close the current plot, nothing happens if it isn't open.
Definition: pcbplot.cpp:423

References ClosePlot().

Member Function Documentation

◆ ClosePlot()

void PLOT_CONTROLLER::ClosePlot ( )

Close the current plot, nothing happens if it isn't open.

Definition at line 423 of file pcbplot.cpp.

424 {
425  LOCALE_IO toggle;
426 
427  if( m_plotter )
428  {
429  m_plotter->EndPlot();
430  delete m_plotter;
431  m_plotter = NULL;
432  }
433 }
Instantiate the current locale within a scope in which you are expecting exceptions to be thrown.
Definition: common.h:154
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
virtual bool EndPlot()=0

References PLOTTER::EndPlot(), and m_plotter.

Referenced by OpenPlotfile(), and ~PLOT_CONTROLLER().

◆ GetColorMode()

bool PLOT_CONTROLLER::GetColorMode ( )
Returns
true if the current plot color mode is Color, false if the current plot color mode is Black and White

Definition at line 504 of file pcbplot.cpp.

505 {
506  if( !m_plotter )
507  return false;
508 
509  return m_plotter->GetColorMode();
510 }
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
bool GetColorMode() const
Definition: plotter.h:131

References PLOTTER::GetColorMode(), and m_plotter.

◆ GetLayer()

LAYER_NUM PLOT_CONTROLLER::GetLayer ( )
inline

Definition at line 61 of file plotcontroller.h.

61 { return m_plotLayer; }
LAYER_NUM m_plotLayer
the layer to plot

References m_plotLayer.

Referenced by OpenPlotfile(), and PlotLayer().

◆ GetPlotDirName()

const wxString PLOT_CONTROLLER::GetPlotDirName ( )
inline
Returns
the current plot full filename, set by OpenPlotfile

Definition at line 95 of file plotcontroller.h.

95 { return m_plotFile.GetPathWithSep(); }
wxFileName m_plotFile
The current plot filename, set by OpenPlotfile.

References m_plotFile.

◆ GetPlotFileName()

const wxString PLOT_CONTROLLER::GetPlotFileName ( )
inline
Returns
the current plot full filename, set by OpenPlotfile

Definition at line 90 of file plotcontroller.h.

90 { return m_plotFile.GetFullPath(); }
wxFileName m_plotFile
The current plot filename, set by OpenPlotfile.

References m_plotFile.

◆ GetPlotOptions()

PCB_PLOT_PARAMS& PLOT_CONTROLLER::GetPlotOptions ( )
inline

Accessor to the plot parameters and options.

Definition at line 58 of file plotcontroller.h.

58 { return m_plotOptions; }
PCB_PLOT_PARAMS m_plotOptions
Option bank.

References m_plotOptions.

Referenced by OpenPlotfile(), and PlotLayer().

◆ IsPlotOpen()

bool PLOT_CONTROLLER::IsPlotOpen ( ) const
inline
Returns
true if a plotter is initialized and can be used

Definition at line 67 of file plotcontroller.h.

67 { return m_plotter != NULL; }
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.

References m_plotter.

◆ OpenPlotfile()

bool PLOT_CONTROLLER::OpenPlotfile ( const wxString &  aSuffix,
PlotFormat  aFormat,
const wxString &  aSheetDesc 
)

Open a new plotfile; works as a factory for plotter objects.

Parameters
aSuffixis a string added to the base filename (derived from the board filename) to identify the plot file
aFormatis the plot file format identifier
aSheetDesc

Definition at line 436 of file pcbplot.cpp.

439 {
440  LOCALE_IO toggle;
441 
442  /* Save the current format: sadly some plot routines depends on this
443  but the main reason is that the StartPlot method uses it to
444  dispatch the plotter creation */
445  GetPlotOptions().SetFormat( aFormat );
446 
447  // Ensure that the previous plot is closed
448  ClosePlot();
449 
450  // Now compute the full filename for the output and start the plot
451  // (after ensuring the output directory is OK)
452  wxString outputDirName = GetPlotOptions().GetOutputDirectory() ;
453  wxFileName outputDir = wxFileName::DirName( outputDirName );
454  wxString boardFilename = m_board->GetFileName();
455 
456  if( EnsureFileDirectoryExists( &outputDir, boardFilename ) )
457  {
458  // outputDir contains now the full path of plot files
459  m_plotFile = boardFilename;
460  m_plotFile.SetPath( outputDir.GetPath() );
461  wxString fileExt = GetDefaultPlotExtension( aFormat );
462 
463  // Gerber format can use specific file ext, depending on layers
464  // (now not a good practice, because the official file ext is .gbr)
465  if( GetPlotOptions().GetFormat() == PLOT_FORMAT_GERBER &&
466  GetPlotOptions().GetUseGerberProtelExtensions() )
467  fileExt = GetGerberProtelExtension( GetLayer() );
468 
469  // Build plot filenames from the board name and layer names:
470  BuildPlotFileName( &m_plotFile, outputDir.GetPath(), aSuffix, fileExt );
471 
473  m_plotFile.GetFullPath(), aSheetDesc );
474  }
475 
476  return( m_plotter != NULL );
477 }
PCB_PLOT_PARAMS & GetPlotOptions()
Accessor to the plot parameters and options.
LAYER_NUM GetLayer()
void ClosePlot()
Close the current plot, nothing happens if it isn't open.
Definition: pcbplot.cpp:423
Instantiate the current locale within a scope in which you are expecting exceptions to be thrown.
Definition: common.h:154
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
void SetFormat(PlotFormat aFormat)
wxString GetDefaultPlotExtension(PlotFormat aFormat)
Returns the default plot extension for a format.
const wxString GetGerberProtelExtension(LAYER_NUM aLayer)
Function GetGerberProtelExtension.
Definition: pcbplot.cpp:48
wxFileName m_plotFile
The current plot filename, set by OpenPlotfile.
const wxString & GetFileName() const
Definition: class_board.h:216
BOARD * m_board
The board we're plotting.
bool EnsureFileDirectoryExists(wxFileName *aTargetFullFileName, const wxString &aBaseFilename, REPORTER *aReporter)
Make aTargetFullFileName absolute and create the path of this file if it doesn't yet exist.
Definition: common.cpp:481
wxString GetOutputDirectory() const
void BuildPlotFileName(wxFileName *aFilename, const wxString &aOutputDir, const wxString &aSuffix, const wxString &aExtension)
Function BuildPlotFileName (helper function) Complete a plot filename: forces the output directory,...
Definition: pcbplot.cpp:373
PLOTTER * StartPlotBoard(BOARD *aBoard, PCB_PLOT_PARAMS *aPlotOpts, int aLayer, const wxString &aFullFileName, const wxString &aSheetDesc)
Open a new plotfile using the options (and especially the format) specified in the options and prepar...
PCB_LAYER_ID ToLAYER_ID(int aLayer)
Definition: lset.cpp:813

References BuildPlotFileName(), ClosePlot(), EnsureFileDirectoryExists(), GetDefaultPlotExtension(), BOARD::GetFileName(), GetGerberProtelExtension(), GetLayer(), PCB_PLOT_PARAMS::GetOutputDirectory(), GetPlotOptions(), m_board, m_plotFile, m_plotter, PLOT_FORMAT_GERBER, PCB_PLOT_PARAMS::SetFormat(), StartPlotBoard(), and ToLAYER_ID().

◆ PlotLayer()

bool PLOT_CONTROLLER::PlotLayer ( )

Plot a single layer on the current plotfile m_plotLayer is the layer to plot.

Definition at line 480 of file pcbplot.cpp.

481 {
482  LOCALE_IO toggle;
483 
484  // No plot open, nothing to do...
485  if( !m_plotter )
486  return false;
487 
488  // Fully delegated to the parent
490 
491  return true;
492 }
PCB_PLOT_PARAMS & GetPlotOptions()
Accessor to the plot parameters and options.
LAYER_NUM GetLayer()
Instantiate the current locale within a scope in which you are expecting exceptions to be thrown.
Definition: common.h:154
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
void PlotOneBoardLayer(BOARD *aBoard, PLOTTER *aPlotter, PCB_LAYER_ID aLayer, const PCB_PLOT_PARAMS &aPlotOpt)
Function PlotOneBoardLayer main function to plot one copper or technical layer.
BOARD * m_board
The board we're plotting.
PCB_LAYER_ID ToLAYER_ID(int aLayer)
Definition: lset.cpp:813

References GetLayer(), GetPlotOptions(), m_board, m_plotter, PlotOneBoardLayer(), and ToLAYER_ID().

◆ SetColorMode()

void PLOT_CONTROLLER::SetColorMode ( bool  aColorMode)

Plotters can plot in Black and White mode or Color mode SetColorMode activate/de-actiavte the Color mode.

Parameters
aColorMode= true to activate the plot color mode

Definition at line 495 of file pcbplot.cpp.

496 {
497  if( !m_plotter )
498  return;
499 
500  m_plotter->SetColorMode( aColorMode );
501 }
PLOTTER * m_plotter
This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.
virtual void SetColorMode(bool aColorMode)
Plot in B/W or color.
Definition: plotter.h:126

References m_plotter, and PLOTTER::SetColorMode().

◆ SetLayer()

void PLOT_CONTROLLER::SetLayer ( LAYER_NUM  aLayer)
inline

Definition at line 60 of file plotcontroller.h.

60 { m_plotLayer = aLayer; }
LAYER_NUM m_plotLayer
the layer to plot

References m_plotLayer.

Member Data Documentation

◆ m_board

BOARD* PLOT_CONTROLLER::m_board
private

The board we're plotting.

Definition at line 122 of file plotcontroller.h.

Referenced by OpenPlotfile(), PLOT_CONTROLLER(), and PlotLayer().

◆ m_plotFile

wxFileName PLOT_CONTROLLER::m_plotFile
private

The current plot filename, set by OpenPlotfile.

Definition at line 125 of file plotcontroller.h.

Referenced by GetPlotDirName(), GetPlotFileName(), and OpenPlotfile().

◆ m_plotLayer

LAYER_NUM PLOT_CONTROLLER::m_plotLayer
private

the layer to plot

Definition at line 112 of file plotcontroller.h.

Referenced by GetLayer(), PLOT_CONTROLLER(), and SetLayer().

◆ m_plotOptions

PCB_PLOT_PARAMS PLOT_CONTROLLER::m_plotOptions
private

Option bank.

Definition at line 115 of file plotcontroller.h.

Referenced by GetPlotOptions().

◆ m_plotter

PLOTTER* PLOT_CONTROLLER::m_plotter
private

This is the plotter object; it starts NULL and become instantiated when a plotfile is requested.

Definition at line 119 of file plotcontroller.h.

Referenced by ClosePlot(), GetColorMode(), IsPlotOpen(), OpenPlotfile(), PLOT_CONTROLLER(), PlotLayer(), and SetColorMode().


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