Sorry, I dropped the ball sending this out (and am now in remote location
with bad internet on vacation). Any other KDE-SIGer able/willing to send
out any semi-official announcement about it?
Otherwise, I can early next week.
Markus Slopianka wrote:
What happened to posting this announcement?
On Thursday 26 June 2014 04:50:27 Markus Slopianka wrote:
> Here's the announcement. I wrote it late in the night, so please
> proofread it. A typo here and there may have slipped through.
> Fedora's KDE team is pleased to announce the release of KDE Applications
> 4.13.2 as regular Fedora 20 update.
> The team is breaking habit a little bit: Usually only one bigger version
> jump of KDE Applications is shipped as Fedora update. However, the
> prolonged Fedora 21 release cycle and the fact that 4.13 passed Fedora's
> testing made the decision to ship 4.13 easy.
> The biggest change in 4.13 is the switch of KDE Semantic Search's
> back-end from Nepomuk to Baloo which brings many performance and
> stability benefits. However, due this change the search index needs to be
> rebuilt. Reindexing happens automatically. How long this procedure takes
> depends on the amount of data stored on your hard drive.
> Part of this Semantic Search overhaul is a new configuration module. It's
> designed to be simpler for average users. More experienced users may be
> interested in installing <tt>baloo-kcmadv</tt>.
> Other new features of 4.13 are advancements in Kontact, Kate, Dolphin,
> and more.
> Further reading:
> KDE Applications 4.13 announcement - http://kde.org/announcements/4.13/
> KDE's Next Generation Semantic Search -
> Desktop Search Configuration -
> alternate Baloo KCM Module -
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