collaborative editing

Martin Genet genet at
Wed Nov 28 20:26:01 GMT 2018

By the way, Atom developers have implemented such feature, which they 
call teletype:

On 24/09/2017 15:04, Martin Genet wrote:
> This looks so cool. Thanks so much for the pointer, Sven. To me this 
> looks like the future (collaborative work from the desktop), and I 
> really wonder why it looks abandoned. Anyway, thanks again. Martin
> On 19/09/2017 11:33, Sven Brauch wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On 19/09/17 09:29, Martin Genet wrote:
>>> Would that be possible to connect Kate with for instance
>>> ownCloud/nextCloud (with IM-like instantaneous connection, not slow 
>>> sync
>>> connection), such that I can work collaboratively on code/documents 
>>> from
>>> within Kate? That definitely looks like the future to me.
>> There's "kte-collaborative", which enables kate to do collaborative
>> editing. It used to work quite nicely IMO. Unfortunately, the plugin was
>> never ported to kate 5 / KF5 (there's a partial port started but it's
>> not working at all). If you're interested in working on that or know
>> someone who would be ... it could certainly be revived with moderate 
>> effort.
>> Best,
>> Sven

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