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  1. Why aren't you using github?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Fading Memories

    Is a question we, Krita developers, get asked a lot. As in, many times a week. Some people are confused enough that they think that github is somehow the "official" place to put git repositories -- more official than projects.kde.org, phabricator.kde.org, git.gnome.org or where-ever else.


  2. Refactorings for KDevelopRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | KDE Developers

    ... implementation of refactoring tools. It is going to be interesting summer... This place is a blogging platform for KDE contributors. It only hosts a fraction of KDE contributor's blogs. If you are interested in all of them please visit the agregator ...


  3. Rust 1.0.0, NASA Software Catalog, and more open source newsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... or syntax highlighting for Rust, but that has already started to change. Rust code completion is now available for KDE's Kate editor (with KDevelop support in the near future). Other projects should be adding Rust support soon. As concerns about ...


  4. Updates on Kate's Rust plugin, syntax highlighting and the Rust source MIME typeRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | KDE Developers

    ... for Rust and Kate users to deprecate the old rust-lang/kate-config repository and move the syntax highlighting file into KDE's KTextEditor library (the foundation of Kate, KDevelop and several other apps) for good, where it now resides among the ...


  5. Twenty years of QtRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Fading Memories

    ... programming properly. I discovered Python, too, and loved it! Pity about that weird tkInter toolkit! And I started using KDE as soon as I had a computer with more than 4 megabytes of ram, and KDE used Qt. Qt still made sense to me, but I still ...


  6. Basic code completion for Rust in KDE's KateRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | KDE Developers

    ... started the process of getting one in . The plugin is currently still hosted in a personal scratch repo of mine, on git.kde.org. You can browse the source , or skip straight to this clone URL: This location might change if/when the plugin is ...


  7. Simple Qt container optimization you should do on your codeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | KDE Developers

    ... a fresh QList created on the fly with refcount = 1. In doubt use the source. This place is a blogging platform for KDE contributors. It only hosts a fraction of KDE contributor's blogs. If you are interested in all of them please visit the agregator ...


  8. Best Linux distro for game development?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | ITworld

    ... for a few screenshots, maybe a review or two. Enlightenment Great mix of shiny stuff and performance, close second to KDE in customizability, close third to XFCE in terms of performance. LXDE The king of speed, you won't find a more high performance ...


  9. Here's what's new in 7 Ubuntu 15.04 offshoot 'flavors,' from Kubuntu to Ubuntu MATERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | PC World

    ... now uses the Plasma 5 desktop with its slick, modern Breeze theme. As I pointed out before, Plasma 5 is basically KDE 5-the KDE project is just no longer using that naming scheme. Specifically, it uses Plasma 5.2. The KDE Applications 14.2 release ...


  10. Moving desktop widgets without the handleRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | KDE Developers

    ... in other home screen UIs bode well for it, however. Let us know how you feel! This place is a blogging platform for KDE contributors. It only hosts a fraction of KDE contributor's blogs. If you are interested in all of them please visit the ...


  11. Building on new pillars: Activities and KPeople in Plasma 5.3Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | KDE Developers

    ... part of this is handled through Activities; dealing in people data, however, is facilitated by a recent addition to KDE Frameworks 5 : KPeople. The KPeople framework allows applications (including the shell) to retrieve lists of people and ...


  12. Cross PlatformityRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Fading Memories

    ... Linux on other platforms. Calligra, or rather KOffice, as it was called when it started out, was created to be a native KDE application. Integrated with the KDE desktop environment, using all the features that KDE offers, ranging from inter-process ...


  13. Evolving KDERead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Fading Memories

    Paul and Lydia have blogged about how KDE should and could evolve. KDE as a whole is big, diverse, sprawling thing.


  14. 8 Linux file managers to tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... this on my systems. Except for Midnight Commander, the colors are managed in the "Application Appearance" section of the KDE System Settings application and are not configurable within the applications themselves. Like most Linux distributions, ...


  15. KaOS 2015.04 is here -- Download the KDE-focused Linux distro nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | BetaNews

    ... operating systems. KaOS is one of those quality operating systems. It is a wonderful Linux distribution that focuses on KDE. Quite frankly, if you are a KDE purist, this should be on your radar. To cerebrate the two-year anniversary of the distro, ...


  16. Top 5: 'Kool' DE still worthy of name, Docker, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... he gave this week. David Both, one of our writers on all things Linux, tells us that the open source desktop environment KDE originally stood for Kool (with a K) Desktop Environment. Though more forgotten these days, David gives use 9 solid reasons ...


  17. SuperX OS Greases the Classic Linux WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | TechNewsWorld

    ... SuperX is a relatively new distro developed by Libresoft. Based on Ubuntu and Debian, it adds a highly customized KDE desktop environment. Version 3.0 -- dubbed "Grace" after computing pioneer Grace Hopper -- was released March 23. Version releases ...


  18. KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Released with 350 Bug FixesRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | OStatic

    The KDE project today announced the release of KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta. It comes with lots of improvements as well as "big steps towards Wayland support."


  19. 9 reasons to use KDERead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Linux Today

    KDE originally stood for Kool Desktop Environment, but is now known by many as the K Desktop Environment.


  20. [TORRENT] PClinuxOS32-Trinity-Big-Daddy-2015.04Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | LinuxTracker

    ... below, Fixed lx-restore-mbr so now it displays manu.lst in kwrite instead of bypassing that section, took out rest of KDE that I could find (maybe some bits in there for compatabilty reasons) UPDATED as to 04-12-15 Highlighted Applications: Common ...