F4.5 Specifying footprint keepout areas
KiCad does not yet have a method for drawing keepout areas inside footprint files. Until this feature is implemented, footprint keepout must should be indicated using the following procedure:
Keepout area shape should be drawn on the
Area should be hatched diagonally
Descriptive text may be included on the
Cmts.Userlayer. This text is used to provide further information about keepout requirements to the user.