< SchedulesRevision as of 18:54, 1 December 2009 by Sebas (talk | contribs) (more improvments in KDE 4.4)(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff) Contents 1 Plasma Workspace 1.1 basic functionality 1.2 Window & Compositing Manager 1.3 Other widgets and addons 2 KDE Development Platform 3 KDE Applications 3.1 Basic 3.2 PIM / Groupware 3.3 Educational & Games 3.4 Network 3.5 Utilities 3.6 non-SC Applications Plasma Workspace basic functionality Storage devices can now automatically be mounted Widgets can be published on the network and be accessed remotely Networkmanager frontend (knetworkmanager) Experimental network-manager plasma widget Applets can now be associated to an application (e.g. picture frame -> gwenview, etc.) Desktop theme configuration has been moved to System Settings -> Style Workspace actions moved to System Settings -> Desktop desktop configuration is now scriptable Improved layout for the battery widget's popup OpenGL accelerated popup animation Support for Plasma widgets in the system tray System tray items can now be automatically shown or hidden Workflow and layout improvements in the device manager widget Improved KMix OSD Taskbar previews are not clickable Setting the wallpaper using drag&drop Support for dropping remote content Window & Compositing Manager New: Window maximizing and tiling by snapping to the screen-edges ("Aero Snap") Native window tabs: Arbitrary windows can be grouped in tabs Window Management Plugin for KRunner Subtle animations in the window decoration, and other options to customize the window behavior Alt+Tab window switching improvements Improvements in present windows, flip switch, logout effect Other widgets and addons Bookmark runner now also supports Firefox' bookmarks KDE Development Platform KAuth: Authorization framework, harnesses PolicyKit, used in Font installer System Activity Multitouch resize, rotate and move on platforms that support multi-touch New high-level animation API, based on Qt Kinetic Nepomuk: New Virtuoso backend, much faster, more scalable Nepomuk: KIO slave for querying Nepomuk resources Nepomuk is now able to search on non-mounted media libksane (scanner library): basic scanner support for Windows improved exiv2 support in libkexiv2 Add Odd/Even page selection and server-side page selection when using CUPS KDE integration of QtWebKit (cookies, proxies, etc. but not KPart) Thumbnail previews for Comicbook format Add new calendar systems: Indian Civil (Saka), Pure Julian, Pure Gregorian. KDE Applications Basic Dolphin: integrated searching PIM / Groupware New: KAddressbook rewrite for Akonadi KMail: Archiving of emails Improved recipient picker searching by tag Clickable HTML statusbar Collapsible recipient fields Error messages are now passive, less disturbant to workflow Templating improvements Educational & Games KStars: Observation plan manager KAlgebra support for lists better MathML presentation support, lambda expressions, jump detections new 2d parametric function plotting New Edu app: Cantor New Edu app: Rocs New game: Granatier New game: Palapeli Network Kopete: Create avatars from a webcam KRDC: Telepathy Tubes support, full screen switching KGet: better support for verification of downloaded files Broken downloads can be repaired Support for adding mirrors, moving and renaming files while downloading Assistant to create metalinks Utilities Okteta Hex Editor: Improved selecting mechanism Base64 encoding Split views Storing of bookmarks non-SC Applications Digikam (stable KDE4 release in December) Amarok Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Schedules/KDE4/4.4_Release_Goals&oldid=50549" Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.