KLC S6.3

Component metadata is added to symbol (and all aliases)

Component metadata is contained in the <libname>.dcm file, and must be filled in for each unique symbol (and each alias for the symbol).

  1. Description field contains comma-separated device information

    1. For symbols with a default footprint, the simplified footprint name should be appended to the description e.g. SOIC-8

    2. Part name should not be duplicated in the description field

  2. Keywords field contains space-separated keyword values. These values are used to assist in part searching and should not include filler words

  3. Documentation File Name field contains URL to part documentation if applicable, or is otherwise left blank