JAN
9
2002

Quickies: Kinkatta-Lite, Linux Expo Birmingham, Ivan Retires

Benjamin C. Meyer wrote in with the news that Kinkatta has been ported to Qt/Embedded. Kinkatta-Lite has been tested on Sharp's new Zaurus as well as the iPAQ.

JAN
9
2002

Trademarks vs. Open Source: SuSE Enjoined

According to a
story
at ZDNet (earlier story at
heise online),
SuSE has
been enjoined by a German court from distributing its distribution in
Germany, apparently because the court decided that the

JAN
8
2002

People of KDE: Christian Couder

Christian Couder is a contributor to the KDevelop project. He is working on integrating Eiffel language development support into the third iteration of KDevelop (codename: Gideon). Christian answers Tink's questions in this week's edition of the People Behind KDE.

JAN
7
2002

Kernel Cousin KDE #29 Is Out

Kernel Cousin KDE is back with Issue 29.
Aaron J. Seigo, Rob Kaper and Timothy R. Butler once again summarize discussions from the development mailing-lists. This issue covers a new Kate export, KBugBuster, KOffice filters, and Emacs-style keybindings amongst other new goodies!

JAN
4
2002

KDE.de App of the Month: KNotes

KDE.de (KDE's German-only site) has
selected
KNotes
as the Anwendung
des Monats
for this January, 2002.
Along with a
screenshot-rich

JAN
3
2002

PC World: KDE on the 2002 Technology Watchlist

PC World.com is running a
story
about the technologies to watch for 2002. Besides predicting consolidation in the Linux distros (particularly that RedHat
will swallow up another distro), the article opines that
"[t]he arrival of Sun Microsystem's StarOffice 6.0 and continued
work on the KDE desktop graphical interface could make Linux a more

DEC
31
2001

Mosfet Contributes Code to KDE (Again)

Many in the KDE community are aware of some rocky history between
KDE hacker Mosfet and other KDE developers.
Fortunately, it looks like things have taken a great turn for the better:
Mosfet wrote in to tell us that "I've decided to donate 20 effects I ported to KDE/Qt
for PixiePlus to KDE3
".
Waldo Bastian promptly

DEC
24
2001

KDE 2.2.2: FreeBSD and Solaris Packages Available

Good news for many
FreeBSD and
Sun Solaris users:
you can now get a precompiled KDE 2.2.2 from the
normal locations.
The FreeBSD
packages
are
said

DEC
24
2001

People of KDE: Meni Livne

Meni Livne, who lives in Israel, is KDE's Hebrew localization coordinator and the maintainer of the
KDE Israel website. You can read all about him in this weeks episode of
People behind KDE. On a
snownote, Tink and Konqi have made a cute

DEC
20
2001

KDE 3.0Beta1: Ready For a Test Drive

The KDE Project today (OK, yesterday now)
announced
the release of KDE 3.0Beta1. The announcements contains the typical
package locations and summary of changes (visit the
developer's website for
a more detailed list of planned feature additions for
KDE 3.0 and the current progress). Since beta releases always

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