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Release Digest: KDE, April 29, 2003

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Today's KDE apps: Kopete 0.6.2, Design Recovery Tool 0.2.9, Gwenview 0.17.0pre3, KSocrat 3.1.2, Kid3 0.2, ksitecopy 0.1.12, and TuxSaver 0.6.

Kopete 0.6.2
Summary A plugin-based, multi-protocol instant messenger.
Release Focus Major bugfix(es)
Release Note Fixed a serious security flaw in the PGP plugin. Added more emoticons; support for non-Hotmal and MSN email addresses in the MSN plugin; and libpsi for the Jabber plugin. Improved contact list handling and username validation in the MSN plugin; port handling (ports > 1024 are supported for server ports) and UTF handling on incoming messages for the ICQ plugin; KDE notifications; and behavior with Xinerama.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Communications : Instant Messenging
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9142
Design Recovery Tool 0.2.9
Summary A design recovery tool for interactive GUI applications.
Release Focus Unknown
Release Note Added zoom in / out to the "more" and "less" buttons; and an AbiWord template. Improved performance of action detection, load and save dramatically; memory usage significantly; and demo file size substantially. Initial beta release. All features should be functional now; feedback is appreciated.
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/9141
Gwenview 0.17.0pre3
Summary A simple image viewer.
Release Focus Minor bugfix(es)
KDE Version KDE 3.1.x
Category Graphics : Viewers
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9140
KSocrat 3.1.2
Summary An English-to-Russian / Russian-to-English dictionary.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added an option to hide at start-up; and a Russian translation.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Office : Reference
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9139
Kid3 0.2
Summary An efficient ID3 tagger.
Release Focus Minor feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added a busy cursor when reading / writing files. Improved the UI layout.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x or Qt 3.0.x
Category Multimedia : Audio : Tag Editors
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9137
ksitecopy 0.1.12
Summary A simple frontend for sitecopy, which synchronizes files on two filesystems.
Release Focus Major bugfix(es)
Release Note Minor improvements to the UI.
KDE Version KDE 3.1.x
Category Networking / Internet : File Sharing
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9136
TuxSaver 0.6
Summary A 3D screensaver featuring Tux on a South Pole iceberg.
Release Focus Major feature enhancement(s)
Release Note Added the ability to switch to a blank screen after a specified period (useful for laptops); a Howto for creating customized stories; more hats (there are now 9 to choose from); and an icon. Improved the random story chooser.
KDE Version KDE 3.0.x
Category Desktop : Screensavers : 3D
More Info http://apps.kde.com/na/2/info/vid/9135