Status Report: GSoc and SoK 2011



Project: (Link to your project home page)

Link (Blog/Mailing List Archive): (Add more than one link if you feel)

Daniel E. Moctezuma

Project: Improving the user experience in Kiten

Link (Project):

IRC: #[email protected]

Srikanth Tiyyagura

Project: Tagging and Resource Management in Krita

Status: Completed : Resource Management and Tagging ; To Do : Sketch Book Tagging

Links for Blog Posts:

IRC Nick: sri13

IRC Channels: #krita, #calligra

Vishesh Yadav

Project: Mercurial Plugin for Dolphin

Links (Project):

IRC: #[email protected]

Paul Mendez

Project: Improving management of slides in Calligra Stage

Link (Project):

Link (Blog/Mailing List Archive):

IRC: #calligra, #stage (paul_m)

Tirtha Chatterjee

Project: Implementation of tab grouping in Rekonq


Radek Wicik

Project: Map Browser element for Kexi forms, reports and Calligra documents

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

Link (Forum Archive):!forum/season-of-kexi

Cyril Oblikov

Project: Improvements in KIO File Transfer

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

Posts: Errors Handling During File Transfer

Arthur Arlt

Project: Modularization of KWin Workspace

Link (Blog):

Rafał Kułaga

Project: Printing support for KStars

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: rkulaga

GTalk nick: rl.kulaga


Francesco Nwokeka

Project: Integration of kde-telepathy with the plasma workspace


Irc: #[email protected] (nwoki)

Karan Pratap Singh

Project: KDE Plasma Educational Desktop


Irc: #[email protected] (kps_foo)

Viranch Mehta

Project: Porting KDE Plasmoids to QML

Links (blog):

Link (mailing list):

IRC nick: viranch

Pranav Ravichandran

Project: Integrating the SMARTS Game AI System into Gluon

Link (blog):

IRC nick: Pranav_rcmas

Sinny Kumari

Project: Making Plasma Media Center ready for first release

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

IRC : #plasma-mediacenter (ksinny)

Sudhendu Kumar

Project: HTML replies in KMail

Link (Project): -

Link (Blog): -

IRC: #kontact (ROYal007)

Daniel Marth

Project: Marble goes Mobile, Take 2

Link (Project):

Link (Wiki):

IRC nick: marthd

Aakriti Gupta

Project: Single-canvas presentation mode in Calligra Stage

Project Proposal:


IRC: #Calligra, #stage (aakriti)

Teo Mrnjavac

Project: Amarok Mobile Foundations

Blog posts: (1) Beginning Amarok Mobile

IRC: Teo` in #amarok on Freenode

José Millán Soto

Project: KMail, Kopete and Dolphin accessibility

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: fid_jose

Rohan Garg

Project syncEvolution and KDE integration

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: shadeslayer

Alessandro Buggin

Project Voxforge integration with Simon

Link (Blog):

Project details:

IRC nick: ahel in #kde-soc #kde-accessibility #kde-devel #kde-italia

Mailing List:

Tudorica Constantin-Alexandru

Project: Kde on Windows installer using Attica

IRC nick: tudalex in #kde-windows


Shantanu Tushar

Project: Digital Game Distribution Support and Enhancements for Gluon

Project Website:


IRC Nick: Shaan7

Adam Nash

Project: Context Dependent Speech Recognition for simon

Mailing List Archive: speech2text-development

Svyatoslav Kuzmich

Project: Further improve the Vi Input Mode in Kate



Git: git://

Siddharth Sharma

Project: PSD File import/export Support


IRC Nick: siddvicious

Jonathan Perichon

Project: Usability survey framework

Status: Writing questions file parsers and answers file generators




Git: git://

IRC: #[email protected] (jperichon)

Martin Klapetek

Project: PIMO:Person integration into Akonadi-Nepomuk

Status: Working on Nepomuk service and Akonadi-Nepomuk-Contacts-Feeder


IRC: mck182 @ #kde-telepathy & #kontact & #nepomuk-kde

Kunal Ghosh

Project: Desktop Synchronization For OwnCloud

Status Update:

IRC: gancient @ #ownclouod

Dmitry Kazakov

Project: Multithreaded Tool Actions System for Krita

Project Page: page

Status: Finished the design of all the four subsystems

Design documents: Interactional Tools, Strokes Framework, NonTool Actions Implementation, Recording System

IRC: dmitryK

Adrian Lungu

Project: Kate Code Folding

Project Proposal: Kate Code Folding - Proposal

Status: Kate has a new Code Folding; the next step is testing and implementing some new features

Blog pages:

Week 1: Introduction

Week 2: Architectural Design

Week 3: Folding Algorithm

Week 4: Integrating the Folding Algorithm

Week 5: New Code Folding is taking shape

Michael Gapczynski

Project: ownCloud Sharing

Project Proposal:

Link (Blog):

Jon Ander Peñalba

Project: KDE Demo


Milian Wolff

Project: C++2011 Support in KDevelop

Status: reading & implementing new spec

IRC nick: milian


Links for Blog Posts:

Phaneendra Hegde

Project: Fancy Bookmarking for Konqueror and Rekonq using Nepomuk

Links (Proposal): 

Links (Blog):

IRC nick:

  pnh (#nepomuk-kde)

Smit Shah

Project: Metadata Writeback using Nepomuk

Links (Proposal): 

Links (Blog):

IRC nick:


Zhang Jie

Project: Clone Tool for Image Editor in Digikam

Link (Proposal): 

IRC nick::


Yuvraj Tomar

Project: KDECore:Support for astronomical calendar systems

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

IRC Nick: yuvrajtomar

Harald Sitter

Project: QML Video Support for Phonon

Link (Project):

Links (Blog):

IRC Nick: apachelogger


Aaditya Chauhan

Project: Start-Up Speed Optimisation

Status: Still looking at Options and working out Possibilties.

Link (blog):

IRC nick: Aaditya_Chauhan


Aamir Khan

Project: Server-Server Synchronization in Owncloud


IRC Nick: syst3mw0rm

Puneet Goyal

Project: Making the Payment Detection Use Case in Alkimia



IRC NICK: puneetgoyal

Amey Dharwadker

Project: Face Recognition in digiKam using embedded Hidden Markov Model (HMM)

Status: Written code for training embedded HMM in libface branch

Link: ,

Afief Halumi

Project: Refactor KLettres and implement QML


Helder Oliveira

Project: Calligra Flow - Create an easy way to ordinary users make their own stencils.

Status: Creating ideas and verifying the possibilities.

Link (project):

Link (blog):

IRC nick: Hutley

Shreya Pandit

Project: Web Browser element for Kexi forms, reports and Calligra documents

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

Link (Blog):

Link (Forum Archive):!forum/season-of-kexi

Felix Rohrbach

Project: Gluon: Statistics and Achievements

IRC nick: fxrh

Link (announcement):

Link (blog):

Rajat Khanduja

Project: Kate: Improving the Modeline feature by providing a 'Modeline Editor'

Links (blog): (Newer ones appear at the top)

Rohan Prabhu (irc: thirtySeven)

Project: Playlist sharing in Amarok // EtherMedia


Alessandro Cosentino

Project: Integrating Akregator, Akonadi and Owncloud.


IRC nick: zimba12 on Freenode

Tushar Mehta

Project: Speed limit on KIO protocols

Link (Project):

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: tushar_mehta

Rovin Bhandari

Project: Improving data analyzers in Strigi.

Link (Project Wiki):

Link (Blog): (none so far, will create one soon)

IRC nick: rovinbhandari / rovinbhandari1

Sourava Prasad Mishra

Project: Java Support in KDevelop!

Link (Project Wiki):

Link (Blog): Soon! As the project rolls down.

IRC nick: sourav7mishra

Brijesh Patel

Project: Providing References tool in Calligra Words

Link (Project Wiki):

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: erione

Smit Patel

Project: Providing References tool in Calligra Words

Link (Project Wiki):

Link (Blog):

IRC nick: smitpatel24

Naman Muley

Project: Developing a Map Based Contact List UI for Telepathy

Status: Working Around Marble , Designing the app

Link (Project Wiki): Coming up soon..

IRC nick: Dunce

Samir Hasan

Project: Mobile Billing System

Status: Starting to write code with the first version of developer documentation published

Link (Project Wiki):

Link (Project Blog):

Project Progress:



IRC nick: sam1487

Seshagiri Prabhu

Project: Collage Creator tool (KIPI Plugin)


Status: Going through the source code.

IRC nick: seshagiri

Rushabh Gosar

Project: Working on Knights game

Link (Project Wiki): (not yet updated).

Status: Gone through the source code, waiting for Exams to end.

IRC nick: rushabhtechie55


Project: Fontwork Shape/Tool


Link(Blog): -

Status: Looking at codes seeing how fontwork is implemented.

IRC Nick: bhawna

Antonio J. Gallo

Project: Integrate and distribute the GPL funambol server with ownCloud and its internal storage


Status: Studying the current implementation of the core. Paused while taking exams

IRC Nick: antoniojgallo

Łukasz Spas


Link (Blog): (Not updated yet - I'm going to do this after my exam session (for about 1.5 week).

Link (github): - Daily updated project source.

Status: [Implemented]: main frame of app, canvas, partially tool for cropping images. [In progress]: satck of layers.

Samikshan Bairagya

Project: Making KStars more useful for the scientifically inclined user.

Links (Blog):

IRC Nick: samxan

Status: Fixed the magnitudes for comets. Implementing update notification system for recent supernovae.

Dhruv Patel

Project: Developing a Presentation-view tool for digikam with much more functionality than showing fullscreen image like see and edit image matadata.

Links (Blog):

Supreet Pal Singh

Project: Developing a Presentation-view tool for digikam with much more functionality than showing fullscreen image like see and edit image matadata.

Links (Blog):

Arvind S Raj

Project: Compatibility with Tomahawk player and also implement the features of Tomahawk in Amarok.

Status: Analyzing playlist provider

Links (Blog):

Farhad Hedayati Fard

Project: Design a lock screen for Plasma Active

Status: started moving screenlock from krunner to kwin

IRC nick: farhad_hf


Debajyoti Datta

Project: Implementation of Perl Compatible Regular Expressions in CMake

Status: Started

Project Details:

IRC nick: Debajyoti

Blog Address:

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