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Bugfix in CVS

The bug that trashed the system tray fixed in CVS for KBEAR_2_BRANCH

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2005-10-22

KBear 2.1.1 bugfix release

The KBear time is glad to announce the release of KBear 2.1.1.
This release is a bugfic release for KBear 2.1,
If you haven't encounterde any problems with that release there is no need to update.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-11-22

KBear 3.0alpha1 released

The KBear team is glad to announce the immediate availability of KBear 3.0alpha1. KBear 3.0alpha1 is a graphical ftp client for KDE/Linux and is available for download from the project homepage:

http://kbear.sourceforge.net

Note: this version requires KDE 3.1

This release is the first development release of the new version of KBear. The application is using a totally new codebase and is now using a much more flexible pluginbased architecture. Several new features are now available through this pluginbased framework like a queue and transfer manager for example, and more will come

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-07-08

KBear development templates available for KDevelop (Gideon)

These templates are for developing KBear plugins or site import filters using KDevelop (Gideon)

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-04-21

Redhat 9 rpm now available

A rpm package for Redhat 9 now available for KBear 2.1

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-04-17

Slackware 9.0 package now available

A precompiled package for Slackware 9.0 is now available

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-03-24

New mailing list for CVS available.

A new mailing list is created. Messages will be generated to this list to reflect changes in CVS repository. Subscribe to this list if you want to be notified about changes made to CVS.
http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/kbear-cvs

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2003-01-18

Redhat 8 packages now available for KBear 2.1

Redhat 8 packages now available for KBear 2.1. Both i386 and i686 are available.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-12-18

Conectiva 8 packages now available for KBear 2.1

Conectiva 8 packages now available for KBear 2.1

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-12-17

KBear 2.1 released

We are very glad to announce the release of KBear 2.1
KBear is a graphical FTP client for KDE/Linux with ability to concurrent connections to multiple hosts. This release contains several bug fixes, as well as new features including SOCKS support, firewall support, and new translations of the GUI and documentation.

This release contains several bugfixes as well as new features:
->SOCKS support
->Directory synchronizations local<>remote (experimental)
->Firewall support.
->Ability to use a single connection for all operations.
->Ability to set character encoding for remote site so for example chinese file names are displayed correctly.
-->Ability to automatically shut down application, internet connection and even system after finished downloads.
->Updated documentation translated into following languages:
-->English
-->Swedish
-->French
-->Czech
->New GUI translations. Full translations available in following languages:
-->English
-->Swedish
-->German
-->Italian
-->French
-->Traditional Chinese
-->Dutch
-->Czech
-->European Portuguese
Partly translated languages:
-->Russian
-->Romanian
-->Hebrew
-->Indonesian... read more

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-12-15

SuSE 8.0 RPM available

A new SuSE 8.0 RPM for KBear 2.0 now available

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-11-25

Now RPMS for Redhat 8.0 is available

Please read the notes for the files.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-26

CORRECTION new Redhat RPMS was for 7.3 NOT 8.0

Due to a mistake made by me the new Redhat RPMS was earlier announced as Redhat 8.0 RPMS. This should be Redhat 7.3.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-23

RPM for Redhat 8.0 now available for KBear 2.0

Redhat 8.0 RPM for KBear 2.0 is now available for download.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-23

New source package for KBear 2.0

Due to a misstake made by me the documentation didn't compile. This new package will fix this problem.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-19

New Mandrake 9.0 rpms

Added RPMS for Mandrake 9.0 of the new KBear 2.0 release

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-14

ANNOUNCE KBear 2.0 released

We are very glad to announce the release of the KBear 2.0.
This new release has undergone a total re-implementation with lots of new
features and improvements.

This release require KDE3 and Qt3 to compile and run.
KBear can be found at http://kbear.sourceforge.net the main page for the KBear project.

Features:
->concurrent connections to multiple hosts
->an extended MDI with three separate view modes
->multiple protocol support: ftp, sftp (secure ftp using ssh) etc.
->a Sitemanager plugin (a flexible and customizable site database), which can plug into Konqueror
->firewall support (incomplete)
->support for opening and editing files on the remote server (using the default application for the file type or a selected editor)
->internal file previewing (using KParts)
->logging
->the ability to import FTP bookmarks from various FTP clients using a flexible plugin architecture
->a DCOP interface for KBear and the Sitemanager (for scripting)
->renaming, deleting and (locally) shredding files and/or directories
->setting and changing file permissions
->drag and drop and cut-and-paste copying or moving of files and/or directories between any file system
->transfer queueing and resume
->transfer pausing
->transfer progress display
->a FTP KIOSlave
->auto-opening of folders when using drag and drop
->directory content filtering
->detailed file view, icon view and tree view
->sorting by name, size or date
->configurable toolbars
->configurable keybindings
->show/hide GUI details
->show/hide the local file system
->auto path-completion
->multi-selection options
->auto-arrangement of windows
->window position session management
->window docking/undocking
->a setup wizard
->a connection timer
->thumbnail preview in icon view
->a user configurable Tools plugin for adding launch buttons for all available applications on your system
->Complete GUI translations available: English, Swedish, French, Czech, Dutch, European Portuguese, Russian
->Complete documentation translations available: English, Swedish, French, Czech
->Incomplete GUI translations available: Espanol, Romanian, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Italian, German
->Incomplete documentation translations available: Dutch, Espanol, Romanian

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-10-11

KBear 2.0beta2 released

We're glad to announce the release of KBear 2.0beta2.
This release includes bugfixes, stability fixes as well as new features and
translations. So far binary packages are available for Mandrake 8.2, Connectiva 8.0 and Slackware 8.1.
For a full feature list and for downloads see:
http://kbear.sourceforge.net
We have also updated the site with up to date information and new screenshots.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-08-13

Correction for last Redhat binaries

The new Redhat rpms are for Redhat 7.3 NOT 7.2

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-07-23

Redhat binaries for new beta1

Binaries for Redhat 7.2 now available of the new 2.0bet1 release

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-07-23

Conectiva binaries for the new beta1

Binaries for Conectiva Linux 8.0 now available for the new 2.0beta1.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-07-22

Slackware binaries for beta1

Slackware 8.1 binaries now available for the new beta1 release

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-07-18

KBear beta1 released

We're glad to announce the release of KBear beta1. Binary packages for mandrake 8.2 available and more to come.

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-07-16

RPMS for Redhat 7.3 now available for the new alpha1

RPMS for the new alpha1 release are now available for both Mandrake 8.2 and Redhat 7.3

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-05-23

KBear 2.0alpha1 released

We are very glad to announce the first pre-release of the upcoming KBear 2.0.
Note that this release is a development release, released mainly for bugtracking, not meant for daily use.
This new release has undergone a total reimplementation with lots of new
features and imrovements.
This release require KDE 3 and Qt 3 to compile and run.
News since last release:
->Multiple protocol support, ftp, sftp (secure ftp using ssh) etc.
->Now has it's own ftp-kioslave.
->Full logg for the ftp protocol.
->Improved connection management.
->Taking advantage of KDE:s component technology (KParts) for internal file
previewing.
->Improved Sitemanager plugin that even plugs into Konqueror.
->Tools plugin.
->Import filter plugins for bookmark files from various ftp clients.
->Open for second part plugins.
->Extended Mdi now with three different view modes.
->Firewall support for ftp (only partly implemented yet).
->Sitemanager database daemon.
->DCOP interface for both Sitemanager and KBear.
->More settings options both on application and site level.... read more

Posted by Bj�rn Sahlstr�m 2002-05-19