Plasma Workspace 2 is new version of KDE Workspace based on KDE Frameworks 5 and Qt5. This talk aims to introduce students about Plasma Workspace 2 development, porting progress, current state and feature of Plasma. Guide to setup development environment and building Plasma 2 plasmoids will be shown so that students can start to explore and hack on it.
Attendees are advised to carry a laptop with a Linux distribution with KDE workspace on it.
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Bhushan is contributor to KDE. He started to contribute in KDE during Season of KDE 2013 programme. In SoK under mentorship of Sebastian Kügler he ported dataengines, plasmoids and other parts of Plasma workspace to KDE Frameworks 5 and Plasma 2.