new kde project

Neil Stevens neil at
Thu Jun 5 23:24:00 BST 2003

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On Thursday June 05, 2003 03:21, George Staikos wrote:
> On Thursday 05 June 2003 18:19, Antonio Larrosa Jiménez wrote:
> > > > I suppose kdemultimedia is fine.
> > >
> > > what does IR have to do with multimedia?
> >
> > That an IR receiver usually only comes with a TV capture card, and
> > given that such a card is a kind of multimedia thing, users would look
> > in kdemultimedia when searching for something to handle the TV remote
> > (even if you use it to control other things that aren't the TV)
>    Long before they came with tuner cards., people were using serial IR
> receivers and remotes to control the PC.  (including to move the mouse
> around, etc)
>    This sounds more like kdeutils maaterial to me.

My receiver arrived just this week and I definitely agree.  kdeutils, 
please, for any parts that don't belong in kdelibs.

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