DiaCanvas is a generalized version of the drawing canvas used by DIA. It extends some features used by DIA and adds new ones, while preserving as many of the original features as possible. This project is no longer actively maintained. It is suggested that you try DiaCanvas2 instead.
XCircuit is a UNIX/X11 program for drawing publishable-quality electrical circuit schematic diagrams and related figures, and producing circuit netlists through schematic capture. XCircuit regards circuits as inherently hierarchical, and writes both hierarchical PostScript output and hierarchical SPICE netlists. Circuit components are saved in and retrieved from libraries which are fully editable. XCircuit does not separate artistic expression from circuit drawing; it maintains flexiblity in style without compromising the power of schematic capture.
To allow for identification, resistors are usually marked with colored bands. Often referred to as color codes, these markings are indicative of their resistance, tolerance, and temperature coefficient. gResistror is a great program that will help you translate resistor color codes into a readable value. All you have to do is watch the colors on the resistor and then enter them in the program. As you enter, you'll see that the resistor value is changing according to the selected color.
The QConsole class is a custom widget that implements a basic console, written in C++ and relying on Qt. It implements several features and is intended to be inherited from in order to have a "real" console for a specific scripting language, shell, etc. Example implementations for TCL and Python are included.
Pyspice is an easily extendable SPICE pre-processor written in Python to reduce simulation times with little loss in accuracy. It was inspired by John Sheahan's spicepp and developed as a modular and extensible method of pre-processing netlists. Primarily, it has been used to reduce netlists from the output of layout extraction tools. It combines parallel MOSFETs and capacitors, and optionally drops small capacitors. Planned improvements include a hierarchical namespace (e.g. .subckt/.ends and .alter blocks), more devices, and .include/.model support. Unlike other pre-processors, comments and blank lines are preserved in their relative positions. This keeps the output netlist readable for subsequent editing or processing.