< Akademy | 2012 Contents 1 BoF sessions on Thursday, July 5th 2012 1.1 Room 227 1.2 Room 317 1.3 Room 319 1.4 Room 409 1.5 Room 410 1.6 Other BoF Days BoF sessions on Thursday, July 5th 2012 All rooms have whiteboards and projectors. Please put your name and email address in the Host/Notes section. There is no length limitation; text will wrap. Room 227 Room 227 seats 23 Time Subject Host/Notes 09:30 10:30 Walk the Extra Mile Hosts: Aurélien Gâteau Topics: Set up an initiative to help KDE applications and workspaces "walk the extra mile" on the UI front. KDE products are awesome, but could often be made much more pleasant to use by just ironing out a few quirks here and there. More details 12:30 Lunch 14:00 KDE Edu BoF Hosts: Aleix Pol <[email protected]> Topics: Topics of interest to KDE Edu. Generic exchange of ideas. 15:00 KDE PIM BoF 16:00 18:00 Room 317 Room 317 seats 25 Time Subject Host/Notes 09:30 10:15 KDE Connect Team Agustin Benito 11:30 Zanshin Kevin Ottens 12:30 Lunch 14:00 KDE Frameworks Kevin Ottens and David Faure 15:00 KDE Frameworks Kevin Ottens dying out of burn out 17:00 KDE Frameworks Just David Faure, maybe some bits of Kevin lying around 18:00 KDE Frameworks Who knows... Room 319 Room 319 seats 25 Time Subject Host/Notes 09:30 KDE R&D policy draft Dario Freddi <[email protected]> 10:30 KDE R&D policy draft Dario Freddi <[email protected]> 11:30 Release Team BoF Albert Astals Cid & the Release Team 12:30 Lunch 14:00 15:00 KDE Telepathy "Tubes" Workshop Hosts: Daniele E. Domenichelli <[email protected]>, David Edmundson <[email protected]> and Dario Freddi <[email protected]> Target Audience: Developers who want to use Telepathy to add collaboration and/or multiplayer features to their applications. Topics: Part 1: Tutorial (~30 minutes) IPC using Telepathy Tubes Streamtubes DBusTubes Using Telepathy Tubes in KDE Applications Part 2: Hacking session (~1 hour) KDE Telepathy developers will help you enabling Tubes in your application. Part 3: API Review (~30 minutes) Discussion about the current API 16:00 SLC on the different workspaces Àlex Fiestas 18:00 SLC on the different workspaces Àlex Fiestas Room 409 Room 409 seats 16 Time Subject Host/Notes 09:30 10:30 KWin Development Host: Martin Gräßlin <[email protected]> Topics: An introduction to the KWin source base, how to get around the code and work on it. 12:30 Lunch 13:00 kdegames Host: Stefan Majewsky <[email protected]> Topics: Bring your questions concerning kdegames development and community, e.g. about the new libkdegames iteration (see also KDE Games/API cleanup). 14:00 15:00 crowdquick Host: Sivan Greenberg <[email protected]> Topic: Transparent user interface deployment, feedback and rating of QML/HTML5/JS apps from the cloud. Read the brain dump spec here:  Since I explored several ways of implementation, I'd like to discuss with interested parties: Support on mobile devices. Storage model in the cloud. Engaging community to help. KDE as the first beneficent of this, request from KDE people affecting design. 16:00 18:00 Room 410 Room 410 seats 25 Time Subject Host/Notes 09:30 10:30 Liquid democracy. Pirate politics – Free Software relationship Hosts: Heiki "Repentinus" Ojasild <repentinus at fsfe dot org> (FSFE Fellow, local PP member), Eduardo Robles <edulix at wadobo dot com> (Spanish PIRATA cofounder, Agora Ciudadana voting project lead developer), Märt Põder <mart.poder at piraadipartei dot ee> (local PP board member). Target audience: Anyone interested in liquid democracy systems and the relationship between pirate politics and Free Software in general. What to bring along? An open mind and good ideas. 12:30 Lunch 13:00 Plasma Bug Workflow Host: Martin Gräßlin <[email protected]> Topics: Better usage of bko in Plasma 14:00 Plasma Media Center BoF Hosts: Shantanu Tushar <[email protected]>, Sinny Kumari <[email protected]> Who: Anyone who would like to help with realizing the dream of KDE's own Media Center. May it be code, suggestions, mockups, graphics - we need you! Intro Talk: PMC has a very flexible architecture and allows you to write custom plugins, we will have a short intro about that as well :) Topics: It works, what next? Usability improvements Architecture Review Writing plugins for PMC PMC on other platforms Getting ready for Qt5 and QtQuick 2 Info: http://community.kde.org/Plasma/Plasma_Media_Center 16:00 18:00 Other BoF Days Monday's BoF schedule Wednesday's BoF schedule Friday's BoF schedule Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Akademy/2012/Thursday&oldid=22567" This page was last edited on 4 July 2012, at 21:32. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.