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Change Logs

* Tue Apr 28 2020 Wolfgang Bauer <>
- Update to version 0.9.2:
  * Updating favicon URLs
  * (PDF) files associated with newly saved bibliography files can
    only be associated with absolute URLs, not relative URLs as
    should be possible (kde#409281)
  * Fixing potential crash due to defining TRANSLATION_DOMAIN
    (kde#414375, kde#414385)
  * Deselecting all fields on BibTeX Viewer hides the field sorting
    header (kde#414195)
  * File URLs passed by command line preceed over LRU (kde#417164)
  * View documents containing question mark characters (kde#401553)
  * Fix bug preventing editing of comments
  * Edit Element dialog closes without confirming, possibly losing
    edits (kde#417210)
* Mon Nov 18 2019 Wolfgang Bauer <>
- Update to version 0.9.1:
  * Fixing GUI issues in preferences/settings
  * Fixing id extraction during duplicate search
  * Various minor fixes
* Sun Sep 08 2019 Christophe Giboudeaux <>
- Update the desktop categories.
* Thu Jun 06 2019 Wolfgang Bauer <>
- Update to version 0.9:
  * Can be compiled under Windows via Craft
  * Integrating 'BibSearch', a mobile variant of KBibTeX using QML
    (Sailfish OS only as of now)
  * Refactoring of id suggestion editor
  * Making building Zotero support compile-time optional
  * Internal refactoring of singleton variables and configuration
  * Adding considerable number of QtText-based tests
  * Migrating from QRegExp to QRegularExpression class
  * Using Kate's text editor component for BibTeX sources
  * Validating user-entered BibTeX sources while typing
  * More verbose diagnostics while loading BibTeX or RIS data
  * Various bugfixes in Encoder and BibTeX import classes thanks to
    improved automated tests
  * Various small improvements for better robustness, performance,
    and memory efficiency
  * Make entry type (and more fields) available in entry id
    suggestion setup (kde#392137)
  * BibLaTeX uses "file" instead of "localfile" (kde#396597)
  * Correct handling of ligatures like "st" (kde#405504,
  * Fixing resource leakage as identified by Coverity Scan:
    CID 325572, 325573
  * Integrating commits by Alexander Dunlap, Antonio Rojas, Erik
    Quaeghebeur, Frederik Schwarzer, Pino Toscano, and Yuri
Version: 0.8.2-bp151.1.1
* Sat Jan 05 2019 Cor Blom <>
- Update to version 0.8.2:
  * Formatting error when saving file ( switching " and } ) (kde#388892)
  * Crash after compilation (kde#394659)
  * When saving the file, I am always warned that file has changed in disk
  * Bibliography system options contains duplicates  (kde#396598)
  * ScienceDirect search broken  (kde#397027)
  * Untranslated strings from bibtexfields.cpp and bibtexentries.cpp
  * KBibTeX crashes when editing element  (kde#398136)
  * Don't remove leading whitespace in macros (kde#401470)
  * Using official APIs for IEEE Xplore and ScienceDirect
  * Fixing resource leakage as identified by Coverity Scan:
    CID 287670, 287669
  * Fixing issues as identified by clazy
  * Migrating from HTTP to HTTPS protocol in various places
  * In encoder classes, migrating away from raw char and char* to Qt
  * Various smaller fixes
- Removed now merged kde398136.patch
* Sun Nov 18 2018 Fabian Vogt <>
- Replace desktopfile.diff by proper use of %suse_update_desktop_file
- Clean up the .spec file
- Mark kbibtexrc as %config
- Add %bcond_without lang
* Wed Sep 12 2018 Cor Blom <>
- Add kde398136.patch to fix crash when editing element (kde#398136)
* Sat Sep 01 2018
- BuildRequire QtWebKit only when building without QtWebEngine,
  it's not used at all otherwise
- Don't run %suse_update_desktop_file on kbibtexpart.desktop, it's
  not part of the application menu and is not supposed to have a
* Fri Jun 29 2018
- Add desktopfile.diff to solve rpmlint errors
* Fri Jun 29 2018
- Remove %mime_database_post/postun and %desktop_database_post/postun,
  they are no longer needed since suse_version 1500
* Sun Jun 24 2018
- Update to 0.8.1 (0.8 final release)
  * no code changes since 0.8rc1 (0.8.0 was not released due to a
    bug when computing the version number in CMakeLists.txt)
- Only build with QtWebEngine on platforms where it is available
* Thu May 31 2018
- Fix typo in Requires, making the package dependencies unresolvable
* Tue May 29 2018
- Update to 0.7.95 a.k.a. 0.8rc1
  Most important user visible changes:
  * Removing ISBNdb as it is no longer a free service
  * Updating list of journal abbreviations (kde#393032)
  * LyX pipe detection (issues with Kile 3 fixed) (kde#393224)
  * Preview image/vnd.djvu+multipage files (kde#391198)
  * Fixing crash when closing settings dialog (kde# 378497)
  * More options for ID generation: volume number, first page (kde#368732)
  * More details in included changelog
* Sun May 06 2018
- Recommend lang package
* Sat May 05 2018
- Update to 0.7.90 a.k.a. 0.8 beta1:
  * switch to kdeframeworks5
  * no upstream changelog yet
* Sat Dec 16 2017
- Update to 0.7:
  * Dependency on Qt WebKit can be disabled at compile time
  * New dependency on ICU, used to transliterate text to plain ASCII
  * Generally improved code quality as detected by code checkers such as Clazy or Coverity
  * New online search: bioRxiv
  * Various minor fixes
  * Search in Zotero is rate limited to avoid overloading server
  * Using KWallet to store Zotero credentials
  * Adding basic DBUS support to, for example, open files or paste text
- fix Urls, doesn't exist anymore
* Thu Mar 23 2017
- Added lang package
* Mon Mar 20 2017
- Update to 0.6.2:
  * KDE Bug 377401 KBibTeX fails to load zotero bibliography
  * KDE Bug 351455 Removing soversion from KBibTeX Part
  * KDE Bug 353898 Fixing build issues on ARM architecture
  * KDE Bug 354785 Using QTextDocument/QTextEdit instead of
    WebKit/WebEngine: more lightweight and supported on all platforms
  * KDE Bug 371515 Speeding up selection of elements in bibliography lists
  * KDE Bug 371593 Sorting field and entry types in comboboxe
  * Fixing crash when open file got modified externally
  * Correcting choke on PubMed searches to 10 seconds
  * Fixing search issues for ACM, Google Scholar, JSTOR, and ScienceDirect
  * Setting foreground color of colored rows to either black or white
    for better readability
  * Disabling OCLC WorldCat (request for support denied by this organization)
  * Generally improved code quality as detected by code checkers such as Clazy
    or Coverity
  * Fixing handling of URLs and their protocols for local files
  * Fixing setting default id suggestion
  * Adding 'Keywords' field to .desktop file
  * Removing file that was licensed under CC BY-NC, but never got installed
  * Improved Unicode support
  * Refactoring writing of bibliography files, both to local and to
    remote places, including writing to symbolic links
  * Better handling quotation marks and protective curly brackets around titles
  * Updating translations
- Removed upstreamed module-soversion.patch
* Wed Aug 19 2015
- Added module-soversion.patch to fix kde#351455
* Mon Aug 17 2015
- Update to 0.6:
  * Allowing "unity builds", i.e. merging source code files for faster compilation
  * Enabling BibUtils support to import/export exotic file formats
  * Entries can be rated with stars
  * Adding entry type for Master's thesis
  * Setting entry identifiers automatically if configured by user
  * Files (e.g. PDF) can be 'associated' with an entry, including moving/copying/renaming the file to match the bibliography's location and the entry's id
  * In the element editor, unused tabs are no longer just disabled, but hidden instead
  * Automatic column-resizing improved
  * Bibliographies can be imported from Zotero
  * Adding user interface translations to various languages
  * New online search engines: CERN Document Server, DOI, IDEAS (RePEc), MR Lookup; fixes to existing search engines
  * New dockets for file settings, file statistics, and browsing Zotero bibliographies
  * Value selected in the value list can be added or removed from selected entries
  * Enhancing the Id Suggestion system
  * Various fixes as suggested by KDE's code analysis tool Krazy
  * Various changes and fixes from the ongoing port to KDE Frameworks 5 have been backported
* Mon May 19 2014
- Update to 0.5.1:
  * Fixing sorting issue in main list (kde#329724)
  * KBibTeX will set itself as default bibliography editor in KDE (kde#329750)
  * Crash when finding PDFs (kde#330700)
  * Fixing crash in id suggestion editor (kde#332043)
  * Fixing compilation issue (Gentoo Bug 498932:
  * Restoring session state (1) (Gna Bug 21581:
  * Restoring session state (2) (na Bug 21545:
  * Correctly parsing command line arguments if relative paths are given (deb#689310)
  * Various minor clean-ups and improvements
- Removed kbibtex-sorting,patch, integrated upstream.
* Thu May 08 2014
- Added libxml2-devel and libxslt-devel BuildRequires (they where pulled in via libkde4-devel previously)
* Fri Jan 10 2014
- update to version 0.5
- add patch for kde#329724, which fixes wrong sorting order in columns
* Mon Dec 23 2013
- changed version from 0.5rc2 to 0.5~rc2