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Release Digest: KDE, May 3, 2002

May 04, 2002, 05:00 (7 Talkback[s])


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Conectiva Crystal Splash Screen beta2a
Summary The splash screen for the Conectiva Crystal icon theme.
Release Note Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.0.x
Category Art / Music : Styles / Themes : Splash Screen
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6277
LibChipCard 0.4beta3
Summary A basic framework for accessing chip cards via chip card readers (terminals).
Release Note Added support for encrypting data on the chip card file system (requires OpenSSL).
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.0.x
Category Electronic Devices : Smart / Chip Cards
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6276
Direct Connect 4 Linux 0.1beta3
Summary A Linux Direct Connect(tm) clone.
Release Note Added an administration menu; password support; support for transfering a list of files; download files from hubsearch; download complete directory from filebrowser; theme support; internationalization support; and a Czeck translation.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Networking / Internet : File Sharing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6275
KFileReplace 0.7.0pre2
Summary A utility to replace strings in multiple files.
Release Note Ported to KDE 3. Updated translations.
KDE Version KDE 3.0
Category Utilities : Text
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6274
QBrew 0.3.1
Summary A homebrewer's recipe calculator for ale and lager recipes.
Release Note Ported to Qt 3.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.2.x (KDE 2.0.x)
Category Home Economics : Brewing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6273
Conectiva Crystal beta2a
Summary A contemporary icon theme.
Release Note Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.0.x
Category Art / Music : Styles / Themes : Icons
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6272
Open Office Crystal Icons 1.0
Summary Crystal-style icons for OpenOffice.
Release Note Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.0.x
Category Art / Music : Styles / Themes : Icons
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6271
Snowball 0.3
Summary A snowball theme using the RenoDesk style and the Slick Icons.
Release Note
KDE Version KDE 2.2.x
Category Art / Music : Styles / Themes : Decorations
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6270
KStars 0.9
Summary A graphical desktop planetarium.
Release Note Added alpha-blending of planets, Messier and star bitmaps (KDE 3); the ability to add custom object catalogs; the ability to reverse time; rules for Daylight Savings Time; a DCOP interface; a manual focus function (centers on specified coordinates); zooming with the scroll wheel or by dragging with the MMG; many more zoom levels; a view options toolbar with buttons to toggle the display of major sky features; planet name labels; an AstroCalc calculator; the option to hide part or all of the InfoPanel; the optional ability to "slew" instead of "snap" the sky into the new position; the option to account for atmospheric refraction; a (preliminary) print function; a "tip of the day" window; and the ability to open multiple windows (experimental). Completed the NGC/IC catalogs (with 13,000 deep sky objects). Improved performance; the accuracy of drawing planets (angles, aberrations, positions, et! c.! ); and the accuracy of the NGC/IC catalogs.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.1.x
Category Math / Science : Astronomy
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6269
KountDown 0.3.1
Summary A screensaver which counts down to a selected date.
Release Note Bugfix release.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.0.x
Category Desktop : Screensavers
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6268
Rosegarden 0.1.5
Summary An integrated MIDI sequencer and musical notation editor.
Release Note Ported to KDE 3. Added ALSA support for MIDI playback and recording; a notation view "Finale style" note entry (the notes sound before entry); triplet and tuplet editing in the Notation view; an event editor dialog; a tempo dialog (accessible via double-click on the current tempo); an option to modify playback latency through the Configuration dialog; the ability to play notes to the MatrixView keyboard; velocity color-coding to the MatrixView Events; quick-copy of Segments; instrument program names to the Track buttons when selected; and song state information to the COmposition file. Unified keyboard accelerators for Transport controls across all clients.
KDE Version KDE 3.0 or KDE 2.2.x
Category Art / Music : Note / Score Editors
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6267
Kemerge :: KebuildPart 0.3
Summary A front-end for the Gentoo Portage/emerge.
Release Note Added a new mimetype (text/x-ebuild). Made KebuiltPart a service.
KDE Version KDE 3.0
Category Administration : Installation
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6266
Atlantik :: Monopd 0.3.0
Summary A client for Atlantic and Monopoly® board games.
Release Note Initial announcement of the monopd module on APPS.KDE.com.
KDE Version n.a.
Category Games : Board
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6265
KMess 0.9.4
Summary An MSN Messenger® client.
Release Note Bugfix release. Added a German and Turkish translations. Improved the contact list view.
KDE Version KDE 3.0
Category Communications : Instant Messenging
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=6264