March 10, 2005 1:47 PM

Firefox Localization has started

After a successful launching of 1st ever swahili version of 1.1.3 (Jambo 1.1.3) , The klnX Team has started the localization of a Free and Open Source web browser called Firefox 1.0.1

The voice of The klnX Team.......

Posted by Kennedy Frank | Permalink | Categories: FIREFOX

February 20, 2005 11:41 AM

Jambo OpenOffice Official Release

The Open Swahili Localization Project (Kilinux) is proud to announce the official release of Jambo the next 28th February 2005. The official launching of the Win32 version of Jambo OpenOffice will take place at the main conference hall (Nkuruma Hall) at the University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania).

The event will count with the presence of the Prime Minister of the United Republic of Tanzania Fredrick Sumaye and the guests of honour Tolvald Akesson (Abassador of Sweden in Tanzania) and Pius Ngw'andu (Minister of Higher Education Science and Technology).

Jambo OpenOffice will be available in CD and for download from several mirror sites: and

Official Launching of Jambo
Venue: Nkuruma Hall, University of Dar es Salaam
Date: 28th February 2005
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Entrace: Free

Posted by Kennedy Frank | Permalink | Categories: NEWS, OPENOFFICE, SWAHILI LOCALE

February 16, 2005 10:19 AM

Kilinux Software-MIRRORS NEEDED!

We are preparing the release of Jambo and need some mirrors (Specially in Tanzania and East Africa). The size of the software is as follows:

  • Jambo Win32 (Swahili)- 73MB
  • Jambo Linux (Swahili)- 81MB
  • Full Kilinux CD including TuxPaint and all English versionswith Swahili Spellchecker450M
  • Kilinux CD ISO-9960 450

Contact if you can offer some collocation space for the software.

Posted by Kennedy Frank | Permalink | Categories: NEWS