Anyone knows a simple #FLOSS for visual generic diagramming? By that I mean drag'n'drop stuff, not a DOT language or similar. I'd like to move things around myself in the #diagram while having persistent connections between nodes.
It's to quickly draft a small studio wiring setup with a patchbay, making inventory of cables missing/etc.
@exquisitecorp It's not for a modular per se, but a mixer patchbay and bunch of stuff. But yeah I'm about to use pen and paper if I can't really find something :) Inkscape misses some functionality to make it comfy (getting there though https://gitlab.com/inkscape/inkscape/-/issues/2307). Surprisingly the closest most complete solution I found so far for arbitrary connections is Libreoffice Draw :)
@rra @cmos4040 @320x200 @exquisitecorp would totally use this if it were a thing. I wasn't really clear from your post about what forms of schematics you wanted, but if you're ok with something like that Inkscape repo, then for school we use logisim, multisim, and simulink. Logisim is the only foss one I think, the fork is here https://github.com/lawrancej/logisim
More could be found here https://www.reddit.com/r/electronics/comments/ap6m45/curated_list_of_awesome_free_and_open_source/
@pixouls @rra @exquisitecorp Oh thanks for that! I was looking for something something much much more simple, like "put some boxes, add connectors, connect" kind of thing. The idea is to get an idea of how to plug a bunch of synths together with a mixer and a patchbay. But I'm going to bookmark your links though because I was also looking into these a while ago with @cmos4040 for actual circuit design :)
@pixouls Oooh. So your mention of whiteboard tools sent me into a mini rabbit hole trip into miro alternatives and I found this thing https://excalidraw.com it's MIT licensed, can be self-hosted (although for a one time use, I will just use their demo site), and it's basically it! Simple arbitrary diagram sketching! Awesome 🎉
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