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October 10, 2011 17

Cebit Eurasia 2011 Istanbul

By in English, KDE, Pardus

The biggest technology fair in Turkeyhas just been over. More than 100.000 visitors and about 1000 companies met for four days.

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June 13, 2011 17

Quickformat – An exciting removable disk formatter for Pardus

By in English, KDE, Pardus, Plasma, Programming, Python, Qt

In Linux World, formatting a Usb Flash Disk is not an easy operation for end-user; in Pardus we always use one sentence: “Make it easy !“. So, we have to find an easy way to formatting a removable disk ! Yet another creative developer from Pardus, Renan Çakırerk has created Quickformat. And I wanted to […]

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February 4, 2011 14

Pardus 2011

By in English, KDE, Pardus

Pardus developer community proudly present Pardus 2011. This release is the 5th major installation release that has shipped since the project had begun in 2003 by TÜBİTAK BİLGEM (Center of Research For Advanced Technologies Of Informatics And Information Security) and offers many new features among a more stable experience. Some of new features that we […]

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November 25, 2010 4

Service Manager meets PDS…

By in English, KDE, Pardus, Programming, Python, Qt

As you may know, service-manager of Pardus uses COMAR backend to handle service status.. And we have a simple interface for this. I have made some change to service-manager ui for user requests from our Turkish Community OzgurlukIcin.com (ozgurluk icin means “for freedom” in Turkish).. Users wanted to see service descriptions in service-manager and I […]

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November 8, 2010 1

A small touch.

By in English, Programming, Python, Qt

While using the Package Manager of Pardus, I have always been annoyed with the animation of package list. In Package Manager, when user clicked on a package -to get its details-, details comes with sliding-down animation. And then if user clicks the same package, details goes away with sliding up animation. But, when user clicks […]

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October 31, 2010 4

Pardus is in top five !

By in English, KDE, Life, Pardus, Python

Linux Journal just announced the 2010 Linux Journal Readers’ Choice Awards, and good news Pardus is in top five this year ! In three important categories, Pardus catches the top five; – Best Linux Distribution; 1st Ubuntu and 5th is Pardus – Best Package Management Application; 1st Apt and 5th is Pisi – Product of […]

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October 28, 2010 18

Pardus 2011 Beta with new Package Manager

By in English, KDE, Pardus, Programming, Python, Qt

I was busy with Pardus 2011 for a while (we released Pardus 2011 Beta last week), where I couldn’t find a chance to write about development process. You will see great improvements in the upcoming release; Pardus 2011 will be shipped with KDE 4.5.2 and a whole bunch of our management tools which are written […]

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April 20, 2010 6

Universal Apps

By in English, KDE, Pardus, Programming, Python, Qt, Utils

In Pardus Corporate we use KDE 3.5.10 and some of our new tools from Pardus 2009 which runs KDE 4.3.5 (for now). Tools in 2009 are designed to work with the current desktop environment which is KDE 4.3.5. So, we have a problem in Pardus Corporate side; we need kdelibs4 on KDE 3.5.10. It is […]

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July 18, 2009 8

Pardus 2009 Released !

By in English, KDE, Pardus

At least our final release 2009 is ready for humanity :) Which includes KDE 4.2.4 and lots of backported features of KDE 4.3, lots of management tools which are fully integrated with KDE itself and following fresh open source softwares: * KDE 4.2.4 * Linux kernel 2.6.30.1 * OpenOffice.org 3.1.0.6 * Firefox 3.5.1 * Gimp […]

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May 28, 2009 2

Pardus 2009 Alpha Released

By in English, KDE, Pardus

We just released Pardus 2009 Alpha with great work of our team and release maintainer \o/ Alpha includes KDE 4.2.3 with some of backported changes, Linux 2.6.30_rc7 and also a series of new managers for end-users. You can grab it from here. A little time left for the final release ;)

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