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Release Digest: KDE, June 10, 2002

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MindsEye cvs20020610
Summary A highly modular and extensible 3D modeling / animation package.
Release Note Ported to Qt 3. Implemented multi-mouse button support.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.2.x (KDE 2.0.x)
Category Graphics : 3D
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7449
Boson 0.6
Summary A real-time strategy game, like Command&ConquerTM or StarCraftTM.
Release Note This relesae is a complete rewrite. Ported to KDE 3. Added music, sound and speech; auto-shooting enemies for defensive buildings (normal units do not do this yet); path-finding; fog of war; (experimental) mineral and oil mining; full network capabilities; a full-screen mode; and split views (for playing at several points on the map concurrently). Improved inter-unit awareness (e.g., if your Comsat station is destroyed your minimap will disappear). Converted map and scenario files to XML; and unit configuration to the KConfig syntax. Dropped the map editor.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Games : Strategy
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7448
KAcpi 0.5pre5
Summary A laptop battery monitor.
Release Note Bugfix release.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x or KDE 2.1.x
Category Hardware : Notebooks : Monitoring
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7447
MySQL Control Center 0.8.3
Summary The official graphical frontend for MySQL.
Release Note Added the queries CREATE and ALTER for tables; inline editing for query results; execution of multiple queries (separated by ';') in the query window; the ability to specify a file to save to a BLOB or Text field; a configurable default LIMIT for select queries to avoid opening large tables; a button to the query window for executing only the selected text; a "Paste" option to the context menu in CSqlTable; a "Copy" option to the context menus in CSqlTable and CListViewProperties; a "Linux Copy / Paste Style" option to the SQL Editor configuration; syntax highlighting to -- comments; a "Clear Query" menu option in the CQueryWindow; an option not to execute the initial SELECT query automatically when double-clicking on table items; a user-definable commenting style; and many other features and improveme! nt! s (see the ChangeLog for details).
KDE Version Qt 3.0.4 (KDE 3.0)
Category Database
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7446
KCheckers 0.3
Summary A checkers game.
Release Note Ported to Qt 3. Added a toolbar; a green theme for the board; undo the last move; auto-saving of settings; and optional numeration of the board.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Games : Board
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7445
KFSTAB 0.7.0
Summary A small utility to configure mounted devices.
Release Note Ported to KDE 3.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Administration : File Systems
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7444
KLineakConfig 0.4
Summary A tool for configuring "Easy Access" keys.
Release Note Added management of the lineakd process (things work better if KLineakConfig launches lineakd); docking in the panel and the option to start, stop and restart lineakd with the right mouse button; support for keyboards defined in a lineakkb.def file in ~/.lineak/; and the ability to keep lineakd active when exiting KLineakConfig.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Computer Devices : Keyboard
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7443
Section 1 Script 0.2.6
Summary A KVIrc script designed for BrasIRC, a Brazilian IRC network.
Release Note Bugfix release (now the help files can be viewed).
KDE Version KDE 2.0.x
Category Communications : IRC
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7442