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Added final version of release notes for R14.0.11.

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<sect1 id="release-notes-r14.0.11">
<title>R14.0.11 Release Notes (draft)</title>
<title>R14.0.11 Release Notes</title>
<para>R14.0.11 is the eleventh maintenance release of the R14.0 series,
and is built on and improves the previous R14.0.10 version.</para>
<para>Maintenance releases are intended to promptly bring bug fixes
to users, while preserving overall stability through the avoidance
of both major API or feature changes and major codebase re-factoring.</para>
and is built on and improves the previous maintenance versions.</para>
<para>Maintenance releases are intended to promptly bring bug fixes and new
features to users, while preserving overall stability through the avoidance
of both major API or feature changes and major codebase re-factoring.
<para>The ongoing temporary list of changes introduced by this release can be found <ulink url="">here</ulink>.</para>
<sect2 id="release-notes-r14.0.11-notes">
<title>Important fixes</title>
<para>This section highlights some of the most important changes introduced by this
<para>New applications</para>
<listitem><para>Twin style SUSE2 - Twin decoration theme from SUSE 9.3/10.0/10.1.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Twin style DeKorator - a pixmap-based theme engine and styles for Twin.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>TDEAsciiquarium - an ASCII art aquarium screensaver.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>tdeio-gopher - tdeio slave for gopher protocol.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>tdesshaskpass - a TDE version of ssh-askpass with TDEWallet support.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added support for variable font DPI (range 64-512) in user session. This helps usability on high resolution screens.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Updated Akode's FFmpeg decoder to FFmpeg 4.x API.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Revamped Konqueror's KWeather sidebar look and functionality.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Extended KXkb's flags and label setup options.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added "reverse wheel direction" checkbox to TCC --> Window Behavior --> Titlebar/Window actions, to allow to customize the direction of the wheel event selected.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Keyboard shortcuts for classic TDE Menu search function is now customizable.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>KNemo now uses the "sys" backend by default and is usable again.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Translation updates (thanks to all translators).</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Several packages have been migrated to CMake build system.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Dropped automake build system for various packages.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Continued overall look polishing.</para></listitem>
<para>Bug fixes</para>
<listitem><para>Fixed building of several packages without tdehw lib.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed hanging of programs caused by non conforming SVG files.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed video (V4L2) support in Kopete, camera can now be used.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed detection of modern gdb in KDbg.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed "Print to PDF" for GhostScript >= 9.51.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed OpenDesktop support in TDE Get New Stuff.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed building tdesdk with glibc >= 2.34.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added support for poppler 21.08.0.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Fixed k3b SEGV caused by AAC processing of specific files.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added new IRC network</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>KOrganizer no longer displays reminders on top of a locked screen (which could have revealed personal information).</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>kbookreader: installation files have been renamed from "bookreader" to "kbookreader".</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>mplayerthumbs: installation files have been renamed from "mplayerthumbs" to "mplayer-thumbnailer".</para></listitem>
<para>Distro support</para>
<listitem><para>Added Fedora 34 and 35.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Dropped Debian Wheezy, Raspbian Jessie, Ubuntu Disco and Eoan.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added Debian Bullseye, Ubuntu Impish.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Added Arch.</para></listitem>
<para>The full list of changes is available at these links:</para>
<listitem><para><ulink url="">TGW issue list</ulink></para></listitem>
<listitem><para><ulink url=";hide_resolved=0">Bugzilla bug list</ulink></para></listitem>
<listitem><para><ulink url="">Detailed commit change log</ulink></para></listitem>
<listitem><para><ulink url="">Full release notes on TDE wiki</ulink></para></listitem>
<para>Additional info for developers/packagers</para>
<listitem><para>The CMake module was moved to a standalone package (cmake-trinity) and is no longer a submodule. The stand alone package is now used as a build dependency.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>The "applications" folder has been rearranged in sub categories.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>tqca-tls is now part of the tqca package.</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Deb-like distros: switched build to ninja by default.</para></listitem>