FEB
4
2005

FOSDEM 2005: KOffice Interview

As well as the official talks at FOSDEM we will also be hosting 5 talks in the KDE developers room. The KDE FOSDEM team interviewed the speakers to get some background. The first interview is with Raphael Langerhorst whose talk is titled "KOffice - Desktop Integration and Workflow Automation".

Raphael Langerhorst with his Nephew

Please introduce yourself and your role in KDE

JAN
17
2005

The Importance of KOffice

KOffice is built on KDE. This advantage brings enormous potential in terms of integration, performance, scalability, and with the coming full support for the OASIS Open Document Format, even portability. All these factors are vital for business deployments.

NOV
26
2004

OpenOffice.org 1.1.3-kde

OpenOffice.org 1.1.3 with KDE integration is now available for download. It also features a lot of other improvements over the stock OOo (including the GNOME integration bits; but do not be afraid, it does not link against Gtk+ in KDE, and vice versa), because it is built from the ooo-build codebase.

NOV
23
2004

KOffice 1.3.5 Released

The KOffice team is happy to bring you the fifth bugfix release of KOffice. KOffice 1.3.5 features a new language (Breton), the PDF import filter includes a stronger security fix and there are also a few fixes for the OpenOffice.org Impress Export Filter.
See the release notes and the list of changes for full details.

NOV
2
2004

Announcing Kexi 0.1 Beta 5

We have released Kexi 0.1 beta 5 (change log),
the integrated environment for managing data. Kexi aims to become an open-source replacement for MS Access yet ubiquitously available on
Linux/Unix, Windows, and soon, even MacOSX. Kexi has the potential to become a key application in the adoption of

OCT
27
2004

KOffice 1.3.4 Released

The KOffice team is happy to bring you the fourth bugfix package that builds upon the previous 1.3.x versions. The main goals of this release are to fix the integer overflows in KWord's PDF import filter and to be able to compile KOffice again on KDE 3.1.5 and Qt 3.1.2.

SEP
27
2004

First Krita Preview Release

Krita, formerly known as Krayon,
formerly known as KImageShop, never known as nor intended to be the Kimp, is
available for your testing pleasure.

SEP
24
2004

LWN.net: The Grumpy Editor's Guide to Presentation Programs

As part of its Grumpy Editor series, LWN.net looks at presentation software and KPresenter was given high marks: "From the outside, however, KPresenter looks like a more vibrant, fast-moving project...OpenOffice should not be written off by any means, but KPresenter looks like it may be set to surpass it."

SEP
19
2004

KOffice 1.3.3 Released

The KOffice team is happy to bring you the third bugfix package that builds upon the previous 1.3.x versions, with many fixes, mainly in the core libraries and in some filters. But there is also a fully new and complete translation for KOffice: Welsh. See the release notes and the complete list of changes.

JUL
16
2004

Kexi 0.1 Beta 4 Released

The Kexi Team today announced the immediate availability of Kexi 0.1 beta 4 (change log), codenamed "FireDuck", the newest preview release of the integrated environment for managing data aimed at developers and experienced users.

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