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Qt QPA Plug-In For KDE's KWin

KDE KWin developer Martin Gräßlin as part of his KDE Wayland porting work has announced a Qt Platform Abstraction (QPA) plug-in for KWin.

19 August 2015 - Qt Platform Abstraction - 1 Comment
Kdenlive 15.08 Adding Long-Awaited Features

While at one point it looked like Kdenlive had a dark future, things turned around. This non-linear video editor was ported to Qt5 / KF5 and is added to KDE Applications 15.08.

18 August 2015 - Kdenlive Video Editor - 5 Comments
The Role Of KWin & Wayland On The KDE Plasma Phone

This weekend at the 2015 Akademy conference in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, KDE Plasma Mobile was announced. There's been a flow of new Plasma Mobile details and reference images being put out this weekend and we're starting to learn more about its proposed software stack, including its usage of Wayland.

26 July 2015 - Plasma Phone Stack - 9 Comments
Plugins, Plugins, Plugins: Supporting Them On Wayland

Long time Kwin maintainer Martin Graesslin penned another blog post today, this time discussing his work getting KGlobalAccel, KIdleTime, and KWindowSystem to play nicely under a Wayland session, rather than an X11 based session.

20 July 2015 - KDE Plugins On Wayland - 28 Comments
It's Now Easier Managing Systemd In KDE

For those running KDE on a systemd-based Linux system, the KDE Control Module for controlling this init system and its options has been updated.

6 July 2015 - Systemd KDE Configuration Module - 8 Comments
Global Shortcuts In KDE Plasma Under Wayland

Just on the heels of his last blogpost about four years in porting KDE to Wayland, Martin Gräßlin, the long-time Kwin maintainer, has put out another blog post detailing some of the troubles that he and the KDE crew have encountered in their prepping for Wayland.

1 July 2015 - Global Shortcuts Plasma - 7 Comments
Kubuntu 15.10 Could Be The End Of The Road

While tensions appeared eased yesterday between the Ubuntu and Kubuntu camps with Jonathan Riddell stepping down from his leadership roles, that may not be the end of the story.

26 June 2015 - Kubuntu 15.10 - 59 Comments
Jonathan Riddell Steps Down From The Kubuntu Council

The Ubuntu drama last month of the Ubuntu Community Council ordering Jonathan Riddell out of any (K)Ubuntu leadership positions has apparently come to a close. The former Canonical employee who was widely looked at as a leader of Kubuntu has removed his membership from the Kubuntu Council.

25 June 2015 - Ubuntu Drama - 14 Comments

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