[dot] KDE Commit-Digest for 17th August 2008

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Fri Aug 29 13:48:23 CEST 2008

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From: Danny Allen <danny at commit-digest.org>
Dept: lots-of-stuff
Date: Friday 29/Aug/2008, @04:47

KDE Commit-Digest for 17th August 2008

   In this week's KDE Commit-Digest
[http://commit-digest.org/issues/2008-08-17/]: New "Browser History",
"Konqueror Sessions", "Konsole Sessions", and "Kate Sessions" KRunners
in Plasma [http://plasma.kde.org/]. Proof-of-concept of simple uploading
in Plasmagik. A MythTV data engine for retrieving data about a MythTV
installation (upcoming recordings, etc), and the start of a RSIBreak
[http://www.rsibreak.org/] engine. An applet for displaying new message
information from KMail [http://kontact.kde.org/kmail/], Kopete
[http://kopete.kde.org/], etc for use with the Plasmoids-on-Screensaver
project. Support for panel form factors, and a configuration dialog in
the Lancelot
alternative menu. Various improvements in the "Desktop Grid"
KWin-Composite effect. More bugfixes for Kicker in KDE 3.5. A backtrace
browser plugin for Kate [http://kate-editor.org/]. Code completion for
PHP in KDevelop [http://www.kdevelop.org/]. More levels added in the
Stepgame [http://stepcore.sourceforge.net/] project. Lots of
improvements in KGo, support for themes in Kapman. Window title tagged
images in KSnapshot to assist indexing by Strigi
[http://strigi.sourceforge.net/]. Support for reading form actions and
removing annotations in Okular [http://okular.org/]. Animated image
support (eg. GIF) in Gwenview [http://gwenview.sourceforge.net/]. First
steps towards a Mailody [http://www.mailody.net/] Kontact
[http://www.kontact.org/] part. More work for Amarok
[http://amarok.kde.org/] 2.0, especially regarding playlist handling.
Start of a PDF import filter (for KOffice [http://koffice.org/] 2.1,
using Poppler) in Karbon [http://koffice.kde.org/karbon/]. Initial Kross
[http://kross.dipe.org/] integration in the Shaman package manager. More
user interface work in KColorEdit. New device notifier moved into
kdebase, new KsCD moved into kdemultimedia. Removal of viewer
functionality in KPilot [http://pim.kde.org/components/kpilot.php] to
become a syncing application only. Import of Kaffeine
[http://kaffeine.sourceforge.net/] video player into extragear. Tagging
of Amarok 1.4.10, a security fix release. Read the rest of the Digest

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