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Yahoo! Weather Widget 0.4.0 (Plasmoid Script)

Sun, 2014/11/16 - 9:20pm
ThumbnailYahoo! Weather Widget 0.4.0
(Plasmoid Script)
Yahoo! Weather Widget written in QML.

Designed to be reliable and fast.

Requires KDE >= 4.10

Installation & Upgrade

NOTE: You're recommended to manage widgets by using Plasma Desktop Shell. If there's a problem, feel free to use the old command-line way.

First time install.

plasmapkg -i com.librehat.yahooweather-VERSION.plasmoid

Upgrade the old Yahoo! Weather Widget.

plasmapkg -u com.librehat.yahooweather-VERSION.plasmoid

Read Before Use

1. Please fill in your city's WOEID* in configuration dialog.
2. Celsius is bound to metric unit system. When you change temperature unit, the whole unit system will change too.
3. Don't be panic.

* To find your WOEID, there are two ways.
The first one is what I recommend. Go to and type in your city's zip code or name or landmark. Click Lookup then voila!

Another one is included in Yahoo's documentation. Go to browse or search for your city from Yahoo! Weather. The WOEID is in the URL for the forecast page for that city. You can also get the WOEID by entering your zip code on the home page. For example, if you search for Los Angeles on the Weather home page (, the forecast page for that city is The WOEID is 2442047.

Contribute to Translations

1. Download the pot file from
2. Rename it to a po file and then edit it using Lokalize or normal text editor.
3. When it's done, feel free to send it to me via Email, which you can find when you add this widget, or Dropbox, Google Drive or whatever you like.

16-11-2014 v0.4.0
* add an option to select wind speed unit
* add Romanian translation (by Daniel)
* add Polish translation (by Dr. Boczek)

05-07-2014 v0.3.2
* add German translation (by Wilfried Solbach)
* add French translation (by ghostdarkhid)

12-04-2014 v0.3.1
* add Italian translation (by Valter Mura)
* add Russian translation (by Кирилл Дёмин)

20-03-2014 v0.3
* add Simplified Chinese translation
* add weather description tooltip (hover on the relevant icon)
* other UI improvements

19-03-2014 v0.2.1
* fix a bug that cannot update forecast after 60min and keep busy indicator running
* some tweaks

18-03-2014 v0.2
* UI tweaks
* bugs fixed
* ready to be translated

17-03-2014 v0.1
* inital version 0.1

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Audex 0.79 (KDE CD/DVD Software)

Sun, 2014/11/16 - 7:25pm
ThumbnailAudex 0.79
(KDE CD/DVD Software)
Audex is an audio grabber tool for CD-ROM drives based on KDE 4.

Audex creates profiles for LAME, OGG Vorbis (oggenc), FLAC, MP4/M4A/AAC (faac) and RIFF WAVE. Please install your favorite encoder.
Of course for WAVE no external encoder is needed!
Beyond you can define custom profile, which means, that audex works together with commmand line encoders in general.

You can define extensive filename schemes. Please take a look at the documentation on the Audex webpage to see what's possible.

Some features are:
* Extracting with CDDA Paranoia. So you have quite perfect audio quality.
* Extracting and encoding run parallel.
* Extensive filename schemes.
* Filename editing with local and remote CDDB/FreeDB database.
* Metadata correction tools like capitalize etc.
* Multi-profile ripping (with one commandline-encoder per profile).
* Fetch covers from the internet and store them in the database.
* Create playlists, cover and template-based-info files in target directory.
* Creates ripping and encoding protocols.
* Transfer files with KDE KIO-Slaves.

**IMPORTANT NOTE: As LAME still can't handle unicode characters correct, Audex uses since version 0.73 eyeD3 for tagging mp3 files, if available. It is highly recommended to install eye3D on your system if you create mp3 files with Audex! **

Changelog 0.79 (Södertälje release)
* Only bugfix release.

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