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Name: Kbibtex


This app is a) in general very helpful for writing academic texts, b) a great Qt-alternative for Jabref, which is written in Java, c) unlike Jabref, it offers very useful field suggestions based on previous entries (that saves a lot of time when adding references), d) to me it is much more intuitive and user friendly than Jabref, e) it integrates well with LaTeX and Lyx, f) it helps to complete the availability of KDE software (I'm using Solus KDE) and therefore g) fits aesthetically well with other KDE / Qt apps. As soon as Budgie will be based on Qt, Kbibtex would also integrate very well in this DE.

It is open source.

Latest version (v. 0.8.1):


Thank you so much for considering to add this new package. In any case, I will continue to love Solus OS and to support you on Patreon!

Staedie created this task.Aug 30 2018, 8:12 AM
DataDrake renamed this task from Please add "Kbibtex" to Kbibtex.Aug 30 2018, 11:18 AM
DataDrake triaged this task as Normal priority.
DataDrake moved this task from Backlog to Accepted For Inclusion on the Package Requests board.
JoshStrobl closed this task as Wontfix.Oct 5 2018, 2:04 PM
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As this task has been marked Needs Maintainer for a month with nobody having stepped up to become maintainer, in addition to providing an acceptable patch for inclusion, marking as WONTFIX. Feel free to re-open when a patch has been submitted via the proper processes.

kyrios123 reopened this task as Open.