Calligra/Schedules/2.5/Feature Plan

See also: Release Plan, Quality Control

This is a list of planned features for Calligra Suite 2.5.

Status: in development, Alpha


  • todo => not started yet
  • in-progress => started, but not completed yet
  • done => completed

Common Libraries

Status Description Contact
DONE Improve Text on Shape Thorsten Zachmann
DONE Author profiles incl anonymous Boemann
DONE Improved document recovery system Boud


Status Description Contact
DONE layout - tight runaround of text around images Boemann
DONE Text editing - direct manipulation of table columnwidths and rowheights. Incl. undo/redo Boemann
DONE Text editing - ui for table cells borders. Incl undo/redo Boemann
DONE Text editing - dragging of selected text Boemann
DONE Text editing - ui for making picture bullet lists GopalK
DONE Text editing - insert pagebreak button Boemann
DONE Refreences - Foot and endnotes, ctrl+clickable Boemann
DONE Refreences - Foot and endnotes, jump back to note reference Erione
IN PROGRESS Refreences - Foot and endnotes, continuation notice Erione
DONE Refreences - Bibliography, insert bibliography from pre-defined templates Smitpatel
DONE Refreences - Bibliography, citation prefix/suffix, numbered citation Smitpatel
DONE Refreences - Bibliography, generate from: sort keys, position, custom fields, custom span entries Smitpatel
DONE Stylemanager - ui for drop caps Moji
DONE Stylemanager - ui to create new style Moji
DONE Stylemanager - better ui for linespacing Boemann
DONE Stylemanager - fancy style combo for "next paragraph style" Moji
DONE Stylemanager - fancy style combo for "parent style" Moji & Boemann
DONE Stylemanager - fancy preview GopalK
DONE general - Save as template Boemann
DONE general - ui setting for unit Boemann
DONE general - ui to activate tight run around Boemann
IN PROGRESS general - improve stability all


Status Description Contact
IN PROGRESS Reorganization of the application menu Stefan Nikolaus
IN PROGRESS Revive the editing of page headers and footers Stefan Nikolaus
IN PROGRESS Index based API for Region Stefan Nikolaus
TO DO Make it possible to edit rich-text cell content (saving/loading/rendering already is supported) Marijn Kruisselbrink <{{{3}}}>
DONE Make the cell editor always visible Mek


Status Description Contact
IN PROGRESS Outline mode Jean-Nicolas Artaud, Benjamin Port
TO DO Slides sorter bug fix Jean-Nicolas Artaud <{{{3}}}>
IN PROGRESS Canvas size only the size of slide, but possible to put shapes outside Boemann


See also long-term Kexi plans and the changelog. This release is somewhat compatible with the Worse is Better idea.

Kexi: Main Window

Status Description Contact
TO DO Add full-screen mode diggy <{{{3}}}>

Kexi: Import/Export

Status Description Contact
TO DO Remove outdated mdbtools and reimplement with linked mdbtools - Bug #277583 a.pigg <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Add option for appending imported CSV data to existing table ? <{{{3}}}>

Kexi: Forms

Status Description Contact
DONE Add new form widgets KexiDBCommandLinkButton, KexiDBSlider




Status Description Contact
TO DO User interface improvements Yue Liu <{{{3}}}>
IN PROGRESS New stencil box in qml Yue Liu
DONE New stencil in odf custom shape Yue Liu
TO DO More diagram templates Yue Liu <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Connector auto re-routing Yue Liu <{{{3}}}>


Status Description Contact
TO DO description contact <{{{3}}}>


Status Description Contact
TO DO Make it possible to translate, rotate, shear generation layer Cyrille Berger <{{{3}}}>
TO DO GHNS integration for Shiva Cyrille Berger <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Create tutorial from recorded actions Cyrille Berger <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Replace use of libkdcraw by a direct use of libraw, and opening RAW images directly in Krita with a white balance adjustment mask Cyrille Berger <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Spray area defined by brush tip as in hairy brush Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
TO DO New API for paintop to be able to save data between strokes (sketch brush, ink depletion etc.) Lukas Tvrdy,Dmitry Kazakov <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Move QImage file brushes from spray shape to custom brush Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
TO DO New QPainterPath based brush shapes (vector brushes) Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Add lines styles from Qt's QPainter to line-based paintops (sketch, hatching) Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
IN PROGRESS Finish animation-based paintop: experiment paintop Lukas Tvrdy
TO DO VBR Brush support Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Rendering the GIMP brush masks in Autobrush as new option Lukas Tvrdy <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Region Of Interest in KisUpdateScheduler Dmitry Kazakov <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Experiment with splines to optimize mask generation Dmitry Kazakov <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Halftone brush Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Halftone generator Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Hatching generator Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Save Incremental Backup Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Improve Phong Bumpmap GUI Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Watery mixbrush no longer needed Pentalis <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Tablet support for select by brush Adam Celarek <{{{3}}}>
IN PROGRESS Magnetic select tool Adam Celarek
IN PROGRESS Curve widget with spline, line, function and freehand curves Adam Celarek
TO DO Lindenmayer brush engine Adam Celarek <{{{3}}}>
TO DO MyPaint paintop Sven Langkamp <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Rasterize shape layer Sven Langkamp <{{{3}}}>
TO DO QML export Sven Langkamp <{{{3}}}>
TO DO Improve the problem with outlines described here Lukas Tvrdy can mentor or Action Plan, already too big TODO <{{{3}}}>


Status Description Contact
TO DO description contact <{{{3}}}>


Status Description Contact
TO DO Improve printing support Dag Andersen <{{{3}}}>
IN PROGRESS Add filter for MS Project and Planner using mpxj Dag Andersen


Status Description Contact
TO DO description contact <{{{3}}}>


Status Description Contact
IN PROGRESS Add XLS export filter Marijn Kruisselbrink
DONE Add Visio import filter Yue Liu
DONE Add Works import filter Yue Liu


TextShape is described under Words further up

Status Description Contact
IN PROGRESS Add a shape that create comic boxes Cyrille Berger
DONE picture shape - add a way to generate contoured clipping automatically Boemann
DONE Fix the video shape to actually load and save videos Boemann
TO DO Add a shape for measure line Yue Liu <{{{3}}}>

This page was last edited on 5 July 2012, at 10:23. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.