Benoît works at ERDF, a subsidiary of EDF (Electricite de France) managing the electricity distribution.
He's the one who had the original idea of this software.
He provides ideas and ensures the development version does not drift from the project.
He checks that the key features are well-implemented.
He also draws the main elements collection.
Xavier is a sysadmin.
He develops the application itself.
He provides bugs, hard-to-compile stuff, bugs, delays and even bugs.
He is also in charge of this website's maintenance (as you see, he appreciates talking about him using the third person).
Laurent is an industrial technician.
He is also in charge of this project
joshua; is an industrial technician, He helps developing the application.
Youssef is a fourth-year student in electricity-oriented industrial engineering at the ISIB, a school at Bruxelles.
He works on translation to Spanish, documentation and promotion of QElectroTech.
Yuriy is the co-ordinator of the "Qt RTT" (Russian Translation Team), the group who translates the "Qt Reference Documentation". He translates QElectroTech to Russian.
José is an industrial technician. He translates QElectroTech to Portuguese.
Cyril is a C++/Qt developer. He helps developing the application.
Alfredo is the creator of the website ElectrónicosMX. He participates to the Spanish translation of QElectroTech.
Pavel translates QElectroTech (among other softwares) to Czech.
Paweł translates QElectroTech to Polish.
Markus and jonas stein and Noah Braden translates QElectroTech to German.
Gabi translates QElectroTech to Romanian.
Alessandro Conti and silvio translates QElectroTech to Italian.
Mohamed Souabni translates QElectroTech to Arabic.
Nikos Papadopoylos and Yannis Gyftomitros translates QElectroTech to Greek.
Our packagers are:
Note: The Slackware packages, as well as the Windows one, (both i386 only) are made by Xavier.
If you have any question regarding QElectroTech, you can ask on our forum.
You can also join us on the QElectroTech-dedicated IRC channel:
- Server: irc.tuxfamily.org
- Port: 6667
- Channel: #qet
By mail: use the Mailing List (aka ML)
The mailing list to contact the QElectrotech project's team by mail is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: archives are publicly available here:
Read the mailing list archives.
Here are the technical choices for QElectroTech's developement:
- Language: C++
- Libraries: Qt 4.4
- Files format (elements, diagrams, projects, etc.): XML
- Version control: Subversion (SVN)
- Main development platform: GNU/Linux
- Target platforms: Linux, BSDs, Windows, MacOS
Current state of QElectroTech's development
The 0.2 version of QElectroTech was released on 27/06/2009.
QElectroTech follows its route towards the 0.3 version.
The development follows the classical way of free projects.
Sources are freely accessible, the program can be executed, modified and redistributed under the same license.
Joining the QElectroTech project
If you're interested in joining the QElectroTech project, just send a mail explaining your skills and your motivations to: email@example.com.
We are notably interested by:
- one or more C++ developers, particularly under MacOS X,
- a graphist (for the website and the icons),
- French to any other language translators,
- persons able to package the application for various systems, particularly Linux and BSD distributions,
- and persons who like writing documentation.