Linked by Elv13 on Tue 7th Dec 2010 22:19 UTC
KDE "The KDE community today announces the start of the Calligra Suite project, a continuation of the KOffice project. The new name reflects the wider value of the KOffice technology platform beyond just desktop office applications. With a new name for the Suite and new names for the productivity applications, the Calligra community welcomes a new stage in the development of free productivity and creativity applications for desktop and mobile devices."
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RE: Kalligra?
by lemur2 on Tue 7th Dec 2010 23:39 UTC in reply to "Kalligra?"
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What??? Calligra??? You mean Kalligra, of course. ;) Next step will be to rename KDE to CDE.

They managed to get rid of all but three of the knames. Krita, Karbon and Kexi still have their old knames. Thankfully the new names are not cnames, or winnames, or gnames or iNames.

The Calligra Suite contains the following applications:

Productivity applications:
- Words Word processor; new, but evolved from KWord
- Tables Spreadsheet program, previously known as KSpread
- Stage Presentation program, previously known as KPresenter
- Flow Flowchart program, previously known as Kivio (will be released in the next version)
- Kexi Database application like Microsoft Access
Management applications:
- Plan Project management, previously known as KPlato
Graphics applications:
- Krita Drawing application for multi-layered pixel-based images
- Karbon Drawing application for multi-layered vector images

Edited 2010-12-07 23:41 UTC

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