I had a look at some of the Axis progs. and looks an interesting (even long term) project.
I would like to add it to my Menu, it looks like something I will be dipping into on a regular basis.
In the File Manager I have /home/don and a list of Folders, one folder is Git and when I open that I get linuxcnc Folder, when I open that I get the following
My first inspiration was this build in Australia www.hamrx8
This is a brilliant site for information on this machine.
I have some way to go to find out how it all works but I will get there.
I believe you you plan the design you wish to cut, convert it to Gcode, use linuxcnc to output the code to a PCB unit that sends the instruction to the stepper motors.
PS If you could get this prog. onto the Menu I would be greatful.