Monthly Archives: November 2009

KOffice Fall Meeting 2009 – Day 2

People are almost already gone, or are about to leave (myself I am leaving the office in an hour or so). The office is getting empty, the discussion are fading away. But today, started by a presentation from Jos of … Continue reading

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KOffice Fall Meeting 2009 – Day 1

Yesterday was the first day of the meeting, we had a lot of discussions going on. It started with the move to git, when, what and how ? We decided for a list blocker, and to do the conversion as … Continue reading

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KOffice Fall Meeting 2009 – Day 0

So I have arrived in Oslo for the KOffice Sprint. We are gathering in the Trolltech headquarter, currently waiting for people to arrive before going to have dinner in the center. Casual discussions have already started about moving to git, … Continue reading

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About Krita and Gimp, in default installation

The removal of GIMP from the default installation of Ubuntu has raised quiet a stir. And as drawn quiet a bit of advertisement for Krita, as some people suggested the use of Krita instead, but for no good reasons, since … Continue reading

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KOffice 2.1 is released, how user ready it is ?

Yesterday, we released KOffice 2.1, the first major release in the 2.x cycle. It brings many improvements over 2.0, providing a much more stable and rich full experience, you can read more details in the 2.1 release announcement. While 2.0 … Continue reading

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Krita and XCF

Last week, I blogged about the removal of the graphics magick file format filter in Krita, and that it would mean that we need to write directly our own support for many file formats, using low-levels library when relevant and … Continue reading

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OpenGTL 0.9.12 and Shiva noise

OpenGTL 0.9.12 Earlier today I made a new release of OpenGTL (download page), version 0.9.12, for that release 23 tasks were completed, the main changes are: Fixing thread safety issues at run time. Progress report. Many new mathematical functions for … Continue reading

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The last bit of *magick dependency is now gone from Krita

Since its birth, Krita has been depending on ImageMagick (or the GraphicsMagick fork). The original idea was to build Krita as a GUI on top of ImageMagick. When the current team (or at least its veterans) started to work on … Continue reading

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