View Full Version : [kde] KDE 4.4 availability?

February 10th, 2010, 08:44 AM
Does anyone know when KDE 4.4 will be available from the repo?

February 10th, 2010, 08:59 AM
It is currently unstable, even in gentoo it is masked as unstable, 4.3 is the one that installs when you emerge the meta.

Basically, put up with 4.3 untill it becomes stable ( which may be never ) or build it from source, which will take hours ( took me 21 hours to compile kde 4.3 ) and risk having serious problems.

February 10th, 2010, 10:43 AM
So this announcement http://www.kde.org/announcements/4.4/ is still unstable?

February 10th, 2010, 11:29 AM
I think they will come today, at the moment they are still building:

https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/staging (https://launchpad.net/%7Ekubuntu-ppa/+archive/staging)

When they are finished they will be published in Kubuntu Backports (incl. Qt 4.6.1 :D):

https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/backports (https://launchpad.net/%7Ekubuntu-ppa/+archive/backports)

February 10th, 2010, 12:24 PM
Thanks Kyril!

February 10th, 2010, 08:24 PM
i hope it will be at https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/backports today but it does not look like it will....

February 10th, 2010, 08:37 PM
In the next release for the stable version

The beta PPA may have it: ppa:kubuntu-ppa/beta

note that this may have unstable software

February 11th, 2010, 01:42 AM
4.4. is online at kubuntu backports!