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KDE.org: KDE 3.1beta2 Released

Oct 03, 2002, 14:30 (13 Talkback[s])


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"In addition to the large number of new features previously announced in the KDE 3.1alpha1 press release, the principal new features and enhancements in KDE 3.1beta2 include:

  • a new Exchange 2000 plugin for the calendar / scheduling application (KOrganizer);
  • a desktop-sharing client server (KRfb) and client (KRdc) compatible with VNC;
  • support for common Microsoft character symbols (TM, bullet, smart quotes, etc.) in the HTML rendering engine (KHTML);
  • a file browser (Konqueror) plugin for displaying and/or setting meta-information about JPEG images (comments) and digital camera (extended information);
  • numerous enhancements to the translation tool (KBabel), such as mailing .PO files, a tag structure tool, rough translations in the catalog manager and automatic updates of the .PO header comment; and
  • public key authentication support for kio_sftp [work in progress]..."

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