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Release Digest: KDE, August 21, 2002

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KBear 2.0beta2
Summary An easy-to-use graphical FTP client.
Release Note Bugfix release. Added a Krusader import filter; a Sitemanager action to the sitemanager menu; French and (partial) Spanish documentation; and French and Czech translations.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Networking / Internet : FTP
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7793
Krusader 1.10
Summary An old-school file manager with a modern twist.
Release Note Added batch renaming support (vis krename); an internal editor / viewer; and support for cding into Konqi-supported URLs from the command-line (e.g., cd audiocd:/?dev=/dev/cdrom).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Desktop : File Managers
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7792
KGamma 0.9.2
Summary A monitor calibration tool for X11.
Release Note Combined user and admin modes - now it is possible to choose from one place where to store the configuration settings (user configuration or system wide).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Utilities : X Window System
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7791
Yammi 0.6.1
Summary An XMMS frontend and MP3 collection manager and search engine.
Release Note Ported to Qt 3. Added a toolbar for shutdown mode; user-configurable widget styles; an icon; a shortcut for playing a song immediately (without cross-fading); window position and size to session management. Improved dialog scaling; and handling of custom lists in playlist plugins.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Multimedia : Audio : MP3
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7790
Rosegarden 0.2.0
Summary An integrated MIDI sequencer and musical notation editor.
Release Note Initial beta release. Coders, technical writers, artists and testers are all welcome to join the project. Added .WAV file loading / saving (including BWF format peak files); track addition / deletion; audio segment splitting, including auto splitting to a threshold; audio-visual preview (waveforms shown on segments); a tempo ruler to the main and notation windows; event playback on selection movement in the notation and matrix views; text annotations in the notation window; an Audio Manager dialog (a sortable list of audio files in projects, including child segments); a "smooth-move" modifier (Shift) for matrix tools; an event list view with event type filtering and event editing; initial support for user-configurable notation styles; partial support for grace notes; support for PitchBends and Controller events; segment rescaling and non-destructive resizing; sweep selection of! s! egments on the main canvas; sweep selection and multiple event movement in the matrix view; some progress dialogs; semi-automatic syncing of audio and MIDI using JACK latency sliders; support for mono audio tracks (using JACK) with audio VU meters; audio VU meters, including live preview of audio levels; coloring of notes which need smoothing in the notation view; a configuration pane for the notation editor; slashes for note stems; initial support for .BWF files; a FAQ; and an initial user manual. Improved the notation layout; repeating segments; and support for System Exclusives and Pressure events.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x or KDE 2.2.x
Category Art / Music : Note / Score Editors
More Info http://apps.kde.com/info.php?vid=7789