News and Announcements

KDE 4.1.4

The latest KDE 4 update 4.1.4 is compiling now in the proposed updates section of Kubuntu 8.10.

To install it enable Pre-released Updates in Adept, then under Changes click on Upgrade and Apply.

KDE 4.2 RC1 released

KDE 4.2 Release Candidate 1 has been released and packages are available for Kubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty". Packages for Kubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" are compiling and will be available shortly, check back soon if they are not all available when you read this. Read more for details.

Amarok 2.0.1.1 Released

The first update to the 2.0 series of Amarok has arrived. This release brings with it several new features and small enhancements, including queuing, playlist search and filtering as well as "stop after current track" functionality. You can read the details of the release here, or click on the story heading for installation instructions.

Kubuntu Jaunty Alpha 2 Available

The second alpha release for Kubuntu Jaunty is available now for early testers. See the release notes for more information or download it directly.

KDE 4.2 Beta 2

KDE 4.2 Beta 2 has been released and packages are available for Kubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" and 9.04 "Jaunty". Read more for details.

Amarok 2.0 released

Two years in the making, the future of computer-managed music is here! Giving you a new way to interact with you music, the Amarok team have redesigned your favorite media play from the ground up to allow you to interact with your music in exciting, new ways only made possible by the technologies KDE4 has to offer. You can read the details of the release here.

KDE 4.2 Beta 1 released

KDE 4.2 Beta 1 has been released and packages are available for Kubuntu 8.10, the Intrepid Ibex. Through unexpected hospital visits and endless waves of turkey & other merriments, the Kubuntu packaging ninjas always prevail. (Even if they are a week and a half late) These packages install to their normal locations and will upgrade your current KDE 4.1.x installation.

Amarok 2 Release Candidate 1

Amarok 2 release candidate 1 has been released and packages are available for Kubuntu 8.10, the Intrepid Ibex. These packages replace existing Amarok 1.4.10 installations.

KOffice 2 Beta 3 Out

KOffice 2 Beta 3 has been released. Packages are available for Kubuntu Intrepid in the intrepid-backports archive.

KDE 4.1.3

The latest KDE 4 update 4.1.3 has moved to the backports section of Kubuntu 8.10.

To install it enable Unsupported Updates in Adept, then under Changes click on Upgrade and Apply.