Kde Plasma 5

KDE Plasma 5 will be openSUSE Leap 42.1 default desktop environment

The first release of openSUSE Leap 42.1, will ship with version 4.1 of the Linux Kernel which should provide very modern hardware support. It is understood that openSUSE Leap 42.1 will be available for download next week worldwide on Nov 4th in Amsterdam. It is expected that this release will bring power and stability to openSUSE. openSUSE Leap 42.1 Preview features: KDE Plasma 5 (version 5.4.2) is the default desktop environment.

KDE November Bugfix for Plasma 5 released

KDE team has also released a bugfix update to Plasma 5, versioned 5.1.1. Plasma 5 was released in July with many feature refinements and streamlining the existing codebase of KDE’s popular desktop for developers to work on for the years to come.¬†This release adds a month’s worth of new translations and fixes from KDE’s contributors. The bugfixes are typically small but important and include: Limiting indexing word size in Baloo.

KDE Plasma 5.0.1 First Bugfix Released

KDE had just recently released its first bugfix update to Plasma 5 which is KDE Plasma¬†5.0.1. Plasma 5 was released a month ago with many feature refinements and streamlining the existing codebase of KDE’s popular desktop for developers to work on for the years to come. This latest release, versioned 5.0.1, adds a month’s worth of new translations and fixes from KDE’s contributors. The bugfixes are typically small but important such as fixing text which couldn’t be translated, using the correct icons and fixing overlapping files with KDELibs 4 software.