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Tero Kojo

Qt Forum migration coming up

Published Tuesday March 3rd, 2015
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Heads up everyone, Qt Forum migration approaching. We will be doing the Qt Forum migration tomorrow, 4th March 2015. The timeline for the migration is set so that around 9 o’clock CET we’ll be taking the forums to a read-only state and then start migrating the content. The migration has taken over five hours in the

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Tero Kojo

New Qt Wiki Now Available

Published Thursday February 26th, 2015
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We are continuing our site unification to qt.io and we have now migrated the content from qt-project.org and today opened up the new Qt Wiki under qt.io. We invite all of you to start editing the new Qt Wiki under qt.io using the new MediaWiki implementation. This is the first phase launch of the wiki under

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Tero Kojo

planet.qt.io is now live

Published Friday February 6th, 2015
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Posted in Community, Qt.io

Still one more service to hit the qt.io domain this week! The Qt blog aggregator, Planet Qt, is now live at http://planet.qt.io Planet gathers all the news and blogs from the Qt world to a single location. Anyone can submit their blog to be included into the planet feeds. The current aggregator at http://planet.qt-project.org will

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Lars Knoll

Licensing of new modules in Qt 5.5

Published Thursday February 5th, 2015
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Posted in Community, KDE, Qt

With the release of Qt 5.4, we added LGPLv3 as a licensing option to Qt. Some of the new modules released in Qt 5.4 (Qt WebEngine, Qt Canvas3D and Qt WebView) where made available under GPLv2+, LGPLv3 and commercial licensing terms. The reason was that we believe that this license combination is a better match

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Tero Kojo

The Qt blog is moving to the qt.io domain

Published Monday February 2nd, 2015
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Posted in Community, Qt Project, Qt.io

We are approaching the move of one more service coming under the qt.io umbrella. This blog is about to move to it’s new home at http://blog.qt.io The move is a continuation of unifying the Qt ecosystem under the qt.io domain. We aim to make the move as transparent as possible. However we do need to turn off the

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Tero Kojo

The Trolls invite you to Oslo

Published Thursday January 29th, 2015
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The Qt Contributors’ Summit 2015 now has a date, the weekend of 6-7th June 2015. The event is aimed at people who contribute to Qt in any way; code, documentation, bug reports, support on the forums, wiki editing, articles on the web, Youtube videos. In short anyone who contributes to the Qt community is welcome. This

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Tero Kojo

Robin Burchell, Qt Champion 2014

Published Wednesday January 28th, 2015
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This post is about Robin Burchell, one of the four 2014 Qt Champions, and how he came to the Qt community. Robin was nominated in the Maverick-category, as someone who might not always follow the rules to the letter, but gets the job done. Robin will be doing some guest posts here during the year too. He

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Tero Kojo

Dyami Caliri, Qt Champion 2014

Published Tuesday January 27th, 2015
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Dyami Caliri is a Qt Champion 2014 in the category of ‘Rookie of the year’. The title is given to someone who has made their first code contributions to Qt in the previous year. In Dyami’s case his patches had caught the eyes of maintainers for their high quality in areas where new contributors aren’t usually seen.

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