[kde-community] Qt Community partner

Thomas Zander zander at kde.org
Thu Sep 19 17:17:12 UTC 2013


On Thursday 19 September 2013 10.10.20 Inge Wallin wrote:
> On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 21:45:25 Jaroslaw Staniek wrote:
> > 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.
> 
> I even think the name COffice is discontinued.  This is Sebastian
> Sauer's brainchild and I think he will use the name "Calligra Mini" in
> the future.

Awesome, thank you both for the quite reply!

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Thomas Zander



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