Maintainence status of Kooka?

Jonathan Marten jjm2 at
Tue May 28 16:22:03 BST 2019

Adriaan de Groot <groot at> writes:
> Kooka had its last release in 2011, as a KDE3 application. However, master is 
> a KF5-based application, with version number 0.90 in CMakeLists.txt. Is there 
> any intention to do a release? (That's mostly a question for Jonathan) We 
> revived it in FreeBSD packaging, calling current master 0.61.296 (from git 
> describe), but it feels a little weird to ship packages of unreleased 
> software.

>From my point of view (Kooka maintainer, not to be confused with
Jonathan Riddell), I'd be happy to make Kooka "released".  As far as I
am aware it is fully ported to KF5 and has no major outstanding bugs or

I'm assuming that this does not mean making it an official part of
Applications, although it could adopt their YY.MM version numbering
scheme for consitency.  It would be better to be included in what used
to be called Extragear (now Self Released?).

I'll start to work through the review process checklist
(, and then try to submit
Kooka to kdereview - although that probably won't be able to be until
after the summer holidays.

Best regards, Jonathan

Jonathan Marten               
Twickenham, UK                          jjm2 at

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