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20 Years of KDE, 10 Years for me and KDE's influence on my Life

As you probably know, KDE is preparing to celebrate its 20 years anniversary in October 2016. See how it all started: https://www.kde.org/announcements/announcement.php

Just recently I realised that I started contributing 10 years ago. 264 more words


Text too small in X Windows when using nvidia-drivers

In an earlier post titled ‘Switching between Intel and NVIDIA graphics processors on a laptop with NVIDIA Optimus hardware running Gentoo Linux‘ I described how I am able to switch between the closed-source NVIDIA video driver and the open-source Intel video driver on a Clevo W230SS laptop with NVIDIA Optimus hardware. 250 more words


#30: GSoC with KDE Now - 8

Hey ! I’m making KDE Now, an application for the Plasma Desktop. It would help the user see important stuff from his email, on a plasmoid. 330 more words

Update on my work at GCompris

Two months into GSoC, I must say that this summer is the best in my life. I have learned a great deal of programming, went jogging every day and had fun overall in my vacation. 954 more words


We've come a long way from where we began!

“Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.”― Bill Gates

After working for several weeks on our WikiRating:Google Summer of Code… 1,058 more words


Office 2007 mime-type problem in KDE Plasma 5

Further to my 2015 post Office 2007 mime-type problem in KDE, another problem opening Excel .xlsm files in Office 2007 with WINE in Gentoo Linux Stable happened to me recently, this time in KDE Plasma 5.5.5. 477 more words


Video Thumbnail in Dolphin - Fedora 23/24

After a long, long, long time, finally I can view my videos thumbnails in Dolphin.

I reported a Bug in RPMFusion Bugzilla back in Januay 2016 and earlier this morning I got the surpise that it was Resolved! 86 more words