Documentation for BOLTS 0.3 (current stable version)

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Changes of the BOLTS specifications

0.3 to 0.4

  • removed fcstd and stl base geometries
  • lifted restriction of collection id forbidding gui, common and template
  • added class name element and class standard element
  • reworked names and standard system in class elements
  • naming element renamed to substitution element, changed template requirements and removed substitute field
  • lifted restriction of parameter names forbidding standard and name
  • added restrictions on characters usable for Table Index
  • added syntax to group non-standardized parts together

0.2 to 0.3

  • added common field to the Parameter element
  • added "name" as a forbidden parameter name
  • moved collection information from header directly into the element
  • explicit collection id
  • factored databases out of what was backends
  • removed specifications of backends
  • moved infos about drawings into a separate database
  • added SolidWorks database
  • added syntax to specify connectors for OpenSCAD
  • added description field to Parameter element
  • added table2 2 dimensional lookup tables
  • make types mandatory
  • distinguish between dimension and connector drawings
  • added Angle type

0.1 to 0.2

More or less a complete rewrite