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 Matthias Ettrich talks about KDE and aKademy

"Q: We all know you as the founder of KDE, but what is your current role in the project?
Matthias Ettrich: Today I am very much focused on KDE's underlying technology, the Qt toolkit. This pretty much is a full-time job, so I'm no longer feeling bad about not actively contributing code to other parts of KDE anymore. When you take a step back and recognize how much the KDE team achieves in relation to its financial backup and the number of developers, you'll clearly see how important a solid foundation is. We are an insanely productive development community, and we achieve that by layering our software stack and investing into the foundation, instead of constantly reinventing the wheel."


 (Submitted by Noel Wed Aug 11, 2004 )


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