KDE Commit-Digest 2014-12-22T19:35:17+00:00 A weekly overview of the development activity in KDE. en http://commit-digest.org/updates/ Issue 345: 22nd June 2014 2014-06-22T00:00:00+01:00 2014-06-22T00:00:00+01:00 KDE Commit-Digest Team <a href="http://edu.kde.org/marble/">Marble</a> can preview Geo Data files (GPX, OSM, KML, ESRI) in the file manager or file dialogs. Plasma workspace introduce a list of apps that are limited to single notification only to limit the number of notifications the user sees. <a href="http://pim.kde.org/">KDE-PIM</a> gains an initial implementation of native Gmail resource. <a href="https://krita.org/">Krita</a> allows global selection masks to be shown in the Layers docker to be used with other tools; implements drag & drop of multiple layers. First approach to a KF5 port of KDE Connect. http://commit-digest.org/issues/2014-06-22/ Issue 344: 15th June 2014 2014-06-15T00:00:00+01:00 2014-06-15T00:00:00+01:00 KDE Commit-Digest Team <a href="http://www.kdevelop.org/">KDevelop</a> can now add new compilers for the project parser. <a href="http://uml.sourceforge.net/">Umbrello</a> allows creation of ports using toolbar for component diagram. Libkface uses a better C++ exception wrapper to handle non OpenCV exceptions (as pure C++ one). http://commit-digest.org/issues/2014-06-15/ Issue 343: 8th June 2014 2014-06-08T00:00:00+01:00 2014-06-08T00:00:00+01:00 KDE Commit-Digest Team Calligra adds <a href="http://okular.org/">Okular</a> generator for DOC/DOCX, based on the one for ODT. <a href="http://edu.kde.org/marble/">Marble</a> supports polygon moving, node deletion and adding polygon holes. <a href="http://solid.kde.org/">Solid</a> offers more detailed battery status information. <a href="http://www.kdevelop.org/">KDevelop</a> plugin controller architecture gains important optimizations. Kdelibs sees config file parsing optimization thanks to reduced number of memory allocations. <a href="https://krita.org/">Krita</a> adds a Scalable Distance option to Weighted Smoothing. In KDE Frameworks, <a href="http://stepcore.sourceforge.net/">Step</a> has been ported to Qt5/KF5. http://commit-digest.org/issues/2014-06-08/ Issue 342: 1st June 2014 2014-06-01T00:00:00+01:00 2014-06-01T00:00:00+01:00 KDE Commit-Digest Team In <a href="http://www.kdevelop.org/">KDevelop</a> it is now possible to modify many include directories and defined macros at the same time. <a href="http://edu.kde.org/kstars/">KStars</a> adds an "eyepiece view" feature to the observation planner; It renders a view of the eyepiece and DSS / other imagery if available, side-by-side. <a href="http://www.digikam.org/">Digikam</a> adds a geotagging status for thumbnails when viewing the album. Calligra adds <a href="http://okular.org/">Okular</a> generator for ODT (and OTT) files. <a href="http://solid.kde.org/">Solid</a> now has a proper Inhibition object, with start/stop methods. Trojita implements PasswordWatcher for imap access. Akonadi implements direct streaming of part data. http://commit-digest.org/issues/2014-06-01/ Issue 341: 25th May 2014 2014-05-25T00:00:00+01:00 2014-05-25T00:00:00+01:00 KDE Commit-Digest Team <a href="http://amarok.kde.org/">Amarok</a> implements popular demand to restore scroll location when collection filter is cleared; adds a new option to support icon-view large thumb size (over 256x256 px). Plasma desktop streamlines Comment fields of KCMs by applying common language and type-setting to the systemsettings modules in kde-workspace. <a href="http://kopete.kde.org/">Kopete</a> adds support for SOCKS5 proxy in ICQ protocol. <a href="http://uml.sourceforge.net/">Umbrello</a> sees work on UML 2.0. <a href="https://krita.org/">Krita</a> adds the indexed color filter. Porting to KF5/Qt5 continues, including massif-visualizer and partitionmanager. http://commit-digest.org/issues/2014-05-25/