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CapFast Tools

These tools are for users of the CapFast schematic design tool. There is currently no maintainer for this software, although several people have made changes to fix e2db bugs - search tech-talk to find these patches. Another alternative package for converting CapFast schematics directly into to database files was the SCH2DB converter from BESSY, although this is no longer available online.

New EPICS sites are advised that the Visual Database Configuration Tool is capable of hierarchical database design and a much better way to create databases graphically.


The following documents are available. Textual links are to HTML or plain text documents, other formats are indicated by an icon link.

Software Download

This software is unfortunately no longer available for download from this website. If you need a copy, you'll have to ask on tech-talk for anyone who still has a copy of the tarfile.

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