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Parley is the New KVocTrain

Sep 21, 2007, 06:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by D.C. Parris)

[ Thanks to D.C. Parris for this link. ]

"When and why was KVocTrain started?

"This depends on what you define as my project. KVocTrain is very old. It started about 1999 and was actively developed until about 2001. I cannot tell you much about this period, but Peter Hedlund of the KDE Education team stepped forward to keep it alive. He got me started on KVocTrain and just recently gave me total control over it. He keeps on contributing and fixing bugs though. I started getting actively involved after using KVocTrain in Madrid where I spent a semester studying at the UPM. After findings some usability weaknesses in KVocTrain I sent in my first patch... Just ten days ago and with the help of the Edu folks I took the liberty to rename it to Parley. So KVocTrain is dead but Parley is more than worthy to be its successor..."

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