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Release Digest: KDE, February 19, 2003

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Qastrocam 3.5
Summary A video capture program designed for astrophotography.
Release Focus Stable release
Release Note Added black and white mode for the Vesta family webcams; and a black and white mode stacking module. Improved color saturation control for stacking modules.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Math / Science : Astronomy
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8895
XDrawChem 1.6.5
Summary A two-dimensional molecule drawing program.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added new drawing objects: box, ellipse, cubic bezier and a new arrow style; a new spectrum dialog; and an option to put subscripts in brackets.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Math / Science : Chemistry
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8894
Skylendar 1.2
Summary A reimplementation of the Astrolog astrology software.
Release Focus Major bugfix(es)
Release Note Added support for reading / writing SKIF (SKylender Interchange Format) files, including a script for converting between .skif and the old .kst Kastrolog data; and a secondary ring with a choice of subdivisions (decans or solar, lunar or nodal houses).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Religious : Astrology
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8893
Ferox 0.1b
Summary A multi-window MUD client.
Release Focus Initial announcement on APPS.KDE.com
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x) or Qt 2.0.x (KDE 2.0.x)
Category Games : Role Playing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8892
LinCVS 1.1.1
Summary A frontend to CVS.
Release Focus Minor bugfix(es)
Release Note Added a new diff function.
KDE Version Qt 3.0.x (KDE 3.0.x)
Category Development : Tools
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8891
KStella 0.8.0
Summary A frontend to Stella, an Atari 2600 emulator.
Release Focus Major feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added support for new Stella 1.3 options; and the option to disable the preview window. Improved ROM analysis speed greatly; and the preview window (resizing, performance).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Emulators / Simulators
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8890
Konserve 0.8
Summary A simple directory-based backup utility.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added a tip-of-the-day window on startup; and use of KIOSlaves (for network transparency).
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Administration : Backup
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/8889