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KOffice ODF Sprint Kickoff

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The day before the real start of the KOffice meeting in Berlin, most developers had already arrived. After checking in and having dinner, they started hacking away at the KDAB office. Read on to learn about how this went and the plans the developers have for KOffice 2 and the coming weekend!

After arriving and checking in, Till and several other KDAB people bought us dinner and then took us to their Berlin office. The hackers enjoyed seeing each other in real life (again), so they had fun and some beverages where consumed, but all this talking didn't keep the hackers from hacking.

Developers talked about the progress in several areas of KOffice. According to Thomas Zander, KOffice currently has almost all the features that version 1.6 had, and much more already.

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