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Month: November 2011

Re: [trinity-devel] KOffice Suite

From: Kristopher John Gamrat <chaotickjg@...>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2011 15:12:57 -0500
On Tuesday 22 November 2011 03:01:55 pm Timothy Pearson wrote:
> >> With that said, I am not against supporting OO/LO as long as that focus
> >> is
> >> tight integration with TDE. I hate the OO/LO file picker dialogs. They
> >> are
> >> useless compared to KDialog. Menu and toolbar look-and-feel needs help.
> >> Tim
> >> was working on some of that a while ago but I don't what happened. I
> >> think
> >> Tim told the LO people the TDE team would maintain the hooks needed for
> >> TDE
> >> integration.
> >>
> <snip>
> I knew that all along. ;-)  What has thrown me off of that project for a
> while was the way they wanted it done.  Whereas I created a new TDE
> integration module from the KDE3 sources, they want some kind of hacked-up
> "frankenmodule" that supports both KDE3 and TDE.
> For now I have the patch for the new TDE module (applies against LO GIT)
> in the TDE GIT tree.  I am not exactly sure how to proceed, as I am still
> convinced maintaining the combined module could be a real nuisance for all
> parties involved.

Did they give any reason for continued support for KDE3? I doubt even the distros that continue support for KDE3 would keep it once they find out about TDE, since KDE3 will likely never receive any more updates.

Kristopher Gamrat
Ark Linux webmaster