[kde-community] Qt Community partner

Jaroslaw Staniek staniek at kde.org
Wed Sep 18 19:45:25 UTC 2013


On 18 September 2013 21:34, Thomas Zander <zander at kde.org> wrote:
> On Wednesday 18 September 2013 15.24.06 Jaroslaw Staniek wrote:
>> Other changes: more recent screenshots, updated app names, Coffice
>> screenshot for Android replaced maemo's KOffice, new Krita video from
>> David Revoy.
>
> Using "Coffice" as a name to indicate something about a Calligra based
> application sounds to me a bit too close to KOffice and not really in line
> with the spirit of the separation agreement.
>
> What do others think?

As clearly stated elsewhere I am not fan of using Coffice name at all,
even if for purely technical uses. Coffice however is a name for a
completely separate shell developed independently (mobile, Android) on
top of Calligra Frameworks. That's like the only intersection with
Calligra. We of course encourage as many experimental UIs/shells as
possible. For the record, community's idea for names of "official"
mobile (non-Active) shells is Calligra Mini, IIRC. Any clash with
KOffice wasn't intentional, I believe.

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