Aaron J. Seigo
aseigo at kde.org
Sat Apr 19 14:02:39 CEST 2008
On Friday 18 April 2008, Friedrich W. H. Kossebau wrote:
> B) Working to great parts AFAIK, but without a maintainer:
> * kcharselect - select special characters from any fonts and put them into
> the clipboard (applet variant still needs porting to plasma)
> * kdessh - front end to ssh
> * kdiskfree - like 'df', a graphical free disk space viewer (+kwikdisk)
> * kfloppy - format a floppy disks with this program
> * ktimer - execute programs after some time
> * kwallet - KDE wallet management tool
> * sweeper - cleans unwanted traces the user leaves on the system
> These programs got ported by our main v3->v4 porters and some, but then
> noone really cares for them.
at least kcharselect is a great improvement and well working tool compared to
the kde3 version. so even without an official maintainer atm, i realy
wouldn't see the point of getting rid of it.
apps that have bitrotted (e.g. the ones that don't compile or are horribly
broken) can be moved out, but things like kcharselect should stay.
they also make great recruiting targets, so it is good to at least identify
them so people can pair themselves up with them.
Aaron J. Seigo
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