The Road to KDE 4: Konsole Gets an Overhaul
May 25, 2007, 10:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Troy Unrau)
"Again, after a delay brought on by a bout Real Life (tm), we
return to bring you updates on the state of Konsole, KDE's UNIX
terminal program. Konsole has been a staple of KDE since KDE 1.0,
as has been showing signs of a little bit of clutter and wear. So,
Robert Knight has stepped in to clean up the program's code, and
more than anything else, fix a cluttered and difficult interface.
Read on for the details.
"The goal of Konsole itself is pretty simple: provide a window
to run a command prompt and command-line applications from. In
fact, it has evolved from the very simple 'kvt' terminal program in
the pre-KDE 1.0 days..."