Updated Apps Website

Shlomi Fish shlomif at shlomifish.org
Wed Jun 5 14:01:05 BST 2019

On Wed, 5 Jun 2019 12:07:35 +0100
Jonathan Riddell <jr at jriddell.org> wrote:

> The new KDE Applications website is now up
> https://kde.org/applications/
> The old one was a manual task of keeping the metadata up to date while this
> one scans builds from build.kde.org and git in search of appstream
> appdata.xml files and converts them into the required info.

Looks great! Thanks!

> Technical info at
> https://community.kde.org/KDE.org/applications
> If you see mistakes, go and fix them by updating the appstream files.
> These files are also used in distro packages and appstores and new
> container packages so a fix there goes a long way.
> https://community.kde.org/Guidelines_and_HOWTOs/AppStream
> Icons come from Breeze.  If you see an issue with an icon I'm sure the
> Breeze folks would be happy for a fix
> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=407527
> Future work is to make the content more pretty and relevant.  Adding in non
> app projects in some way.  Adding in version numbers and release notes and
> other features supported by appstream.  Workboard at
> https://phabricator.kde.org/project/board/196/
> KDE needs to up its game for the support it provides for our applications,
> here's to a great future for them :)
> Jonathan

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