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Release Digest: KDE, June 26, 2002

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Scribus 0.7.5
Summary A DTP program.
Release Note Added support for creating interactive PDF forms, including JavaScript actions (printing these forms quires Adobe® Reader, as Ghostcript does not correctly render them).
KDE Version Qt 3.0.3 (KDE 3.0)
Category Office : Text / Word Processing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7574
KVIrc 3.0.0beta1
Summary A powerful, feature-rich and extensible IRC client.
Release Note KVIrc 3.0 is essentially a complete rewrite (the module code has been completely rewritten), with the new KVIrc designed around modules (even basic parts of KVIrc itself are implemented as modules). About 80% of the 2.1 features, as well as a number of new features, have been implemented. Added preliminary support for SSL transport for IRC chat, IRC queries, DCC chat and DCC file transfers; a Gnutella module for (preliminary) Gnutella support; multi-server support; support for IPv6 (including over SSL); icon-like display of emoticons; Avatar support; a graphical I/O transfer rate applet to the toolbar; the ability to transfer icons (coded as text) through the IRC servers; a URL "catcher" module; support for CTCP PAGE; a terminal window module; dynamic loading and unloading of modules; and "real" arrays to the scripting language.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x, KDE 2.1.x, Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.3.x (KDE 2.1.x +)
Category Communications : IRC
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7573
LibChipCard 0.5.1
Summary A basic framework for accessing chip cards via chip card readers (terminals).
Release Note Bugfix release.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x or KDE 2.0.x
Category Electronic Devices : Smart / Chip Cards
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7572
Seminole Webserver 2.13
Summary A compact, portable, and modular webserver designed with a small memory footprint (for embedded devices).
Release Note Added support for specifying a hard limit on memory allocation; support for specifying soft and hard limits on the number of concurrent threads; the (relatively efficienct compared to select()) poll() system call for POSIX systems; and an alternate compression algorithm to the ROM file system (LZSS + arithmetic coder) which achieves greater compression at the expense of greater resources during the compression phase..
KDE Version n.a.
Category Development : WWW
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7571
RLPlot 091b
Summary A high-quality scientific plotting program.
Release Note Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Math / Science : Plotting
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7570
KmdSlave 0.2
Summary A shell command KIOSlave.
Release Note Ported to KDE 3.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Desktop : Utilities
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7569