Hot on the heels of stable release 4.0.3, there is a new stable release of KiCad. The 4.0.4 stable version contains a few critical fixes that slipped through the cracks in the last release.
KiCad binaries are available or will be available in the near future for download for Windows, OSX and Linux, see the download page for guidance.
Instructions for packagers can be found on the download page describing how to build from source and its subpages.
Thank you to all developers, packagers, librarians, document writers, translators, and everyone else who helped make this release possible.
Below is a list of some commits related to a reported bug:
Some changes without a bug tracking number
FUTURE_FORMAT_ERROR: don’t nest errors unnecessarily.
The KiCad development team hopes you enjoy this latest stable release of KiCad.
A new stable release of KiCad has been released. The 4.0.3 stable version contains many bug fixes, OSX touch pad improvements, and improved translations. This release contains a new snapshot of the documentation and libraries. It also has the latest changes from the kicad-i18n repo, which now contains complete GUI translations for the following languages: de, fr, it, ja, ru, pl, zh_CN and es. The stable release version 4.0.3 is made from the lp:kicad/4.
A new release of KiCad has been made, containing only minor bug fixes. This release does not contain a new snapshot of the docs or libs. It does have the latest changes from the kicad-i18n repo, which contains the GUI translations for KiCad. As last time, version 4.0.2 is made from the lp:kicad/4.0 branch with some cherry picked changes from the development branch. KiCad binaries will be available for download for Windows, OSX and Linux in the near future, see the download page for guidance.