Alex Fiestas alex at
Fri Aug 20 11:01:27 BST 2010

Hi there, for those do not know me, I'm the current release manager of

On 08/20/2010 11:40 AM, Jonathan Riddell wrote:
> We need to decide if we are shipping bluedevil or kbluetooth.  I've
> tried bluedevil and it seems to successfully send files, browse
> devices and configure some bits.  I got one crash and some of the
> strings are unprofessional but I think that's part of the work in
> progress which should be stabalised in the final release next month.
In the next days, we'll send all the strings to native speakers so they
can fix them, and after it we'll start the translation process.
If you feel like it, report a bug and we'll change those strings.

> My preference is for bluedevil, upstream agrees from chatting at
> Akademy.
Yes, this is clearly the way to go, I will probably do a new release of
KBluetooth fixing some crashes, but that will be all.

> (Must say I'm mystified why bluetooth UI developers continue to use
> the systray as the primary user interface, files should be handled
> through the file manager and config through system settings.)
For the next version, the idea is to talk with usability people about
these stuff, and decide what is the best way to go.


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