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Beginning/Commençant 2013

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2012 is over, 2013 has begun.
  •  I recently accepted to take over Design Spin from Fedora Project and immediately worked on packaging overhaul for Fedora 19 Release taking advantage of Gnome Shell features like. The goal is to set Design Spin as a nearly professional free and open source suite.
  • Martin awoke Echo Icon project with some revamped iconset. Task will be challenging but it can be done.

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2012 est terminé, 2013 a débuté.
  • J'ai récemment accepter de saisir Design Spin du Projet Fedora et immédiatement effectué des changements d'empaquetage en prenant avantage du bureau Gnome Shell pour la sortie Fedora 19. L'objectif est d'établir comme une suite infographique professionelle que possible en utilisant les logiciels libres.
  • Martin a réveillé le projet Echo Icon avec des icones redesinées. La tache sera hardu mais surmontable

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