Tag Archives: Open Source

KOffice 2.0.0

After more than three years of development, a total rewrite of KWord, KPresenter and Karbon. Major evolution in KSpread and Krita, to adjust to the new shapes-based framework, the KOffice team has released version 2.0.0 today, which is the first … Continue reading

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braindump

Missing an application to gather notes and ideas in KDE4, and willing to play with koffice’s flake library, I have decided to start a new application called braindump which is a tool to dump the content of your brain (ideas, … Continue reading

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Artistic Text Shape

Among the cool new feature of Karbon 2.0, there is the Artistic Text Shape. It’s a single line text (unlike it’s sister, the text shape), which can be associated with a curve to do crazy things, or with a gradient: … Continue reading

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Karbon 2.0

Of all the application of KOffice 2.0, the one most ready is trully Karbon. It’s also the one for which the progress since 1.6 is trully the most visible, and in 2.0, karbon is mostly a path editor (which is … Continue reading

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Spiky brushes

Since KDE 4.0, erm, I mean KOffice 2.0 is nearly its released, it’s time to have a little bit of fun before going back to polishing and improving, and since the tag of RC1 last week, trunk is opened to … Continue reading

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KOffice forum

Continuing with the spamming of nearly all communication channel that are available to me (no I am not going out in the street to shoot that information). With the soon to come release of KOffice 2.0, we have the need … Continue reading

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OpenGTL 0.9.8/0.9.9, GTLDesigner 0.9.1, libQtGTL 0.9.0 and shiva-collections 1.0

Today, I made a bunch of releases related to the OpenGTL project. Ranging from the main library, to some utilities and wrapper for Qt applications. The main library comes with two version one for llvm 2.4 (OpenGTL 0.9.8) and one … Continue reading

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Why preventing Qt4.5 to work fine with KDE4.2 is bad !

Reading Sebas’s blog (which unfortunately doesn’t offer way to comments, which makes the only way to comment, a blog post…), sounds like KDE4.2.0 is not compatible with Qt4.5, which is hardly a surprise, but what is more annoying is that … Continue reading

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First OpenRaster success story

Long time since I haven’t blogged about OpenRaster, or even coded, or even worked on the specs, or even think about it. For those who have forgotten, OpenRaster is an effort, we (with some of the gimp developers) started (three … Continue reading

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On the meaning of "beta" version…

One of the most common complaint on KOffice beta is the lack of stability, and issues related to file handling. While I have already mentioned how critical those two issues where for the final release, it sounds like the real … Continue reading

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