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Presenting a Season of KDE 2014 student – Minh Ngo

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Season of KDE is an outreach program hosted by the KDE community. This year I am working as a mentor to a long time requested project related with Cantor – the development of Python 3 backend. You can read more about Cantor in my blog (texts in English and Portuguese). So, let’s say welcome and good luck to… [Read More]

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November 21st, 2014 at 4:32 pm

Cantor: new features in KDE 4.14

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KDE 4.14 was released in August 2014 but I did not have time to write about new features in Cantor for that release. So, let’s fix it now! New backend: Lua Cantor family of backends have a new member: Lua, using luajit implementation. This backend have a lot of features: syntax highlighting, tab complete, figures… [Read More]

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October 1st, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Month of KDE Contributor: From LaKademy …

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In recent weeks I had an intense “Month of KDE Contributor” that began with LaKademy, the KDE Latin American Summit, and ended with Akademy, the KDE World Summit. It was a month somewhat tiring, hard work, but it was also filled with good stories, great meetings, new contacts, discoveries and, I can say, fun. This post I will write… [Read More]

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September 26th, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Month of KDE Contributor: …to Akademy

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In recent weeks I had an intense “Month of KDE Contributor” that began with LaKademy, the KDE Latin American Summit, and ended with Akademy, the KDE World Summit. It was a month somewhat tiring, hard work, but it was also filled with good stories, great meetings, new contacts, discoveries and, I can say, fun. Previous post I wrote about LaKademy… [Read More]

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September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

My TODO List for LaKademy 2014

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Next week São Paulo, one of the biggest cities in this planet, will host the second KDE Latin America Summit – or, how we call, LaKademy! The event will be held in the FLOSS Competence Center of University of São Paulo, an interesting center where academia, enterprises, and community works together to create, to improve,… [Read More]

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August 23rd, 2014 at 3:13 am

Code completion in Cantor script editor

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Some months ago I wrote about the new features available in Cantor from KDE 4.13 release. But I did not write about a new nice feature available in that release too – so let’s see the new code completion in Cantor script editor! I coded a default syntax highlighting to each backend in script editor…. [Read More]

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May 13th, 2014 at 4:56 pm

KDE packagers: give some love to Cantor

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I have some posts to write about Cantor but first I would like to request a help to KDE packagers of several Linux distros around the world. I received some mails from users asking “how can I use python in Cantor?” or “where is python support in Cantor?”. Well, python2-backend is available in Cantor since… [Read More]

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May 13th, 2014 at 12:47 am