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Release Digest: KDE, December 5, 2002

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Lekho 2002.12.02
Summary A Bangla (Bengali) Unicode (UTF-8) editor.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added a spell checker.
KDE Version Qt 2.3.x (KDE 2.1.x +)
Category Utilities : Editors
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8270
KWaveControl 0.2
Summary A monitor for WaveLANTM wireless network cards.
Release Focus Unknown
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Computer Devices : Networking : Wireless
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8269
LongPlayer 0.98.1
Summary An MP3 manager which automatically fills your Winamp or XMMS playlist.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added a media player toolbar. Improved queuing.
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 Multimedia : Playlists
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8268
KMP3manager 0.3
Summary An organizer for large MP3 archives with an advanced import filter.
Release Focus Code port
Release Note Ported to KDE 3. Works with gcc 3.2 now.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x or KDE 2.1.x
Category Multimedia : Audio : MP3
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8267
knetfilter 3.1.0
Summary A frontend to netfilter and some network monitoring tools.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added DSCP support in mangle chain (for Linux >= 2.4.20).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Administration : Firewall / Security
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8266
KAvi2svcd 0.5.2
Summary An .AVI to .MPEG or S/VCD disk converter and recorder.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added additional standard options in the preferences dialog; and the ability to select a driver for cdrdao.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Multimedia : Video : Recorders
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8279
DroidBattles 1.0.6
Summary A game where you equip and program battle bots and try to crush opponents.
Release Focus Code port
Release Note Ported to Qt 3 (and gcc 3.x).
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.2.x (KDE 2.0.x)
Category Games : Strategy
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8278
Santafu 0.2.1
Summary A CPU and motherboard monitoring tool.
Release Focus Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Computer Devices : Motherboards : Monitoring
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8277
Bookcase 0.4.1
Summary A personal book collection manager.
Release Focus Minor build fix(es)
Release Note Added a Romanian translation.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Office : Organization / Tracking
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8276
Design Recovery Tool 0.2.1
Summary A design recovery tool for interactive GUI applications.
Release Focus Major feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added a new automated download / patch / build facility to instrument applications for use under DRT much more easily; and an online help system.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.0.x (KDE 2.0.x)
Category Development : Tools
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8275
KMail Cool 1.6
Summary An email client.
Release Focus Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com
Release Note Added the ability to embed KMail Cool in the Kontact / Kaplan container applications along with other KDE PIM applications; a duplicates removal function for removing duplicate messages in a folder; the ability to drag'n'drop messages on a composer window to add them as attachments; multiple messages selection in the search dialog; a context menu in the search dialog with Move, Copy, Reply etc. actions for operating on selected messages; extened rule types and variable number of rules for search criteria in the search dialog; virtual Search Folders which store a search expression and update dynamically as new emails are received; a toolbar and context menu for the separate email-reading window; and some crash safeguards. Improved searching of large messsages; startup speed; switching folders speed; and de! le! tion in threaded mode (child messages will no longer be scattered when a parent is deleted). Please note that KMail Cool currently shares the same config files as KMail (currently KMail Cool and KMail configuration are compatible). The format of some cache files has changed in KMail Cool, so initial startup may be delayed. Be sure not to not KMail Cool and KMail at the same time, you risk corrupting your mail files.
KDE Version KDE 3.1.x
Category Communications : Mail
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8272
CalcChecksum 1.0rc1
Summary A utility for calculating various checksums.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added the MD4 and SHA256 checksums. Note that Qt 3.1 is required.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x and Qt 3.1.x (KDE 3.1.x)
Category Utilities : Files / Documents
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8271
Direct Connect 4 Linux 0.2beta5
Summary A Linux Direct ConnectTM clone.
Release Focus Minor bugfix(es)
Release Note Added a timeout on idle uploads; grouping search results by size; and a feature to ignore private address space connections.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Networking / Internet : File Sharing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8289