KDE Telepathy in GSoC 2012

We had several good proposals related to KDE Telepathy for Google Summer of Code 2012, but unfortunately we only got 2 slots! But hey, we got 2 slots! That’s great! :D Thanks to Google for organising and sponsoring it. The first accepted project is “Message Filtering Plugin System” by Lasath Fernando (shocklateboy92), the author of … [...]

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GSoC Project Summary: Telepathy Tubes and File Transfer in KDE

First of all an important note: KTelepathy is still in active development and there is still a huge amount of tasks to finish before the first real “preview release” (any help is welcome). A telepathy sprint is planned for september, so we’ll probably see a lot of progress soon! The classes I wrote … [...]

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Telepathy File Transfer in Konqueror

I wanted to write a Service Menu to send files from Dolphin, but I needed a dynamically loaded menu with the names of my contacts and this is not possible using Service Menu. So I wrote a konqueror popup menu plugin (KonqPopupMenuPlugin). It doesn’t work in dolphin though, because the plugin isn’t loaded. Anyone knows if there … [...]

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Telepathy File Transfer in KSnapshot

This wasn’t in my project, but I thought it would be useful… When I’m chatting with someone, I often need to send him screenshots, so the “standard procedure” is to hit printscreen (KSnapshot pops up), save the file, open Kopete, find contact, right click, send file, locate the file on my file system… That’s boring! … [...]

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GSoC Update: Telepathy File Transfer in Cantor

A few updates about my GSoC: Most of the contact list work was moved in a library (libktelepathy in trunk/playground/network/). It is quite ugly at the moment, it will need a lot of cleaning File transfer jobs don’t depend on any qt/telepathy-qt4 patch, so they are now in libktelepathy. By the way all issues with file … [...]

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