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Archive for the tag "release"

It’s been released: KDE SC 4.4.0

The KDE community has announced the immediate availability of the KDE Software Compilation 4.4.0 (“KDE SC” is the new name of what used to be called just “KDE“). In preparation for this event, the website was re-vamped yesterday to reflect their “shift in marketing and promotion vocabulary”. Looks shiny and new! Also, I think […]

KDE Software Compilation 4.4 RC2

The KDE team are getting closer to the 4.4 release of the KDE Software Compilation (“KDE SC” is the new name of what used to be called just “KDE“). The second release candidate has been released today (the release was delayed for several days). For Slackware Linux I have prepared 32-bit and 64-bit packages with […]

KDE 4.4 release candidate 1 packaged for Slackware

Just a quick update: I have finished building Slackware packages for KDE 4.4 RC1 (aka version 4.3.90). Compared to the previous Beta2, several of the dependencies have been updated. And just as with Beta2, I was unable to create language packs for ca, da, es, et, it, sr due to docbook errors. Get KDE 4.4.RC1 […]

slackware64 – yay!

[tap tap tap]… Is this thing on? 😉 Ready or not, Slackware has now gone 64-bit with an official x86_64 port being maintained in-sync with the regular x86 -current branch. DVDs will be available for purchase from the Slackware store when Slackware 13.0 is released. Many thanks go out to the Slackware team for their […]

Slackware 12.2

And out of the clear sky, a message appeared: Well folks, it’s that time to announce a new stable Slackware release again. So, without further ado, announcing Slackware version 12.2! This release cycle was a relatively short one, and is intended as the final version which ships with KDE3. Still, the changes are numerous, as […]