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I was fed up with creating gerber files through the Eagle GUI and bundling them up manually before sending to get manufactured so created a shell script. It's not rocket science but I couldn't find that much help on the internet so the following may help others figure it out faster - have briefly tested in Eagle 6.0.0 and appears to work the same as 5.0. Eagle gerb274x cam file screen Gerber files, for example the top copper *.cmp* gerber file (created using the gerb274x cam file in Eagle pictured above), can be created from the shell using the following: eagle -X -dGERBER_RS274X -oboard.cmp board.brd Top Pads Vias Where Top, Pads, and Vias etc ...