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Valorie Zimmerman
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Attended Green River Community College
Lives in Black Diamond, Washington
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Google Code-in draws to a close -- students finish your final task by January 16, 2017 at 09:00 (PST)
KDE's Google Code-in party is ending once again. Student work submitted deadline is January 16, 2017 at 09:00 (PST).  Mentors, you have until January 18, 2017 at 09:00 (PST) to evaluate your student's work. Please get that done before the deadline, so that ...
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KDE Developer Guide needs a new home and some fresh content
As I just posted in the Mission Forum , our KDE Developer Guide needs a new home. Currently it is "not found" where it is supposed to be. We had great luck using markdown files in git for the chapters of the Frameworks Cookbook , so the Devel Guide should b...
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Akademy! and fundraising
https://qtcon.org/ Akademy is approaching! And I can hardly wait. This spring has been personally difficult, and meeting with friends and colleagues is the perfect way to end the summer. This year will be special because it's in Berlin, and because it is pa...
Akademy is approaching! And I can hardly wait. This spring has been personally difficult, and meeting with friends and colleagues is the perfect way to end the summer. This year will be special because it's in Berlin, and bec...
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Perhaps this group should be linked to https://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/kde-usa as well.
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And...done (I forgot to do it earlier!) :)
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Recently a user asked about getting Samba working in the Kubuntu IRC channel #kubuntu. The excellent Darin Miller (DarinMiller in irc) helped: DarinMiller: This website has a good samba overview: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Samba Do the following: `su...
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Thanks, but it should not really be this complicated to get smb/samba working
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Nice to see you on Internet !  Hans-Åke
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Merry KDEmas everyone!
Lookie what I got in the mail! It is one of the cards you can get too -- if you help out KDE by the end of the year. Your gift helps support KDE developers all year long, so head to https://www.kde.org/fundraisers/yearend2016/  and give big!
Lookie what I got in the mail! It is one of the cards you can get too -- if you help out KDE by the end of the year. Your gift helps support KDE developers all year long, so head to https://www.kde.org/fundraisers/yearend20...
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Plasma 5.6.4 available in Kubuntu 16.04 Backports

Plasma 5.6.4 Announcement:
https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.6.4.php

How to get the update:
1. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
2. sudo apt update
3. sudo apt full-upgrade -y
Plasma 5.6 should be available today for all Kubuntu 16.04 users through backports ppa: ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports Upgrade and tell us few words how you… - Marcin Sągol - Google+
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Yahoo lol
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Linuxfest NW was great! Met quite a few happy, satisfied KDE users while we ran the Ubuntu table. 
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Happy Thanksgiving to all who celebrate. Gathering with family and/or friends, eating good food, sharing love -- what's not to like?
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I also am on Facebook and I have pictures of Bartletts and Kirkendalls in one of my albums.
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Controls of the treadmill
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Oh, I thought you hacked the treadmill to receive commands from the laptop.
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Citizen of the world, loving life
Introduction
My kids have taught me most of what I know, which is persistance, patience, and hope for the future.
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http://userbase.kde.org/Amarok/Manual | https://books.kde.org
Education
  • Green River Community College
  • University of Washington
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Female
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Married
Other names
Val Cowan
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Writer, researcher, activist
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Human
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  • Kubuntu
    Councillor, 2014 - present
  • KDE
    Community Working Group, 2010 - present
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Black Diamond, Washington
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Issaquah, Washington - Seattle, Washington - Kent, Washington