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Kpapers: idea looks for developers!

KDE 1.-4. Improvements 25 comments

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Jun 06 2007
The proposal made here sounds like a great idea to me. Actually, I have been looking for a program like that for a long time, and found nothing I am happy with.

Two more comments:
1) From my experience in different theoretical physics departments, I can tell that most of them are running their computers with Linux/KDE, and are lacking kpapers or something similar. In this area, a good interplay with online preprint archives like http://www.arxiv.org, literature databases like http://www.slac.stanford.edu/spires/ and citation search engine like http://www.citebase.org/ would be great and also important to make maintaining ones local library a manageable task.

2) A somewhat related JAVA program has been created by Christian Sämann, and can be found at http://www.itp.uni-hannover.de/~saemann/celsius.html. For a screenshot, see http://www.itp.uni-hannover.de/~saemann/images/screenshot.gif. Maybe this can serve as inspiration for kpapers.

I really hope kpapers will be produced somehow! - Jun 12 2007