News and Announcements

Kubuntu 11.10 Beta 2 Released

We’re preparing to release Kubuntu 11.10, the Oneiric Ocelot, in October 2011. With this beta pre-release, you can see where we are with our bug fixing and polishing of the official release. Read here for feature highlights and documentation of known issues.

NOTE: This is an beta pre-release.

Kubuntu 11.10 Beta 1 Released

Work towards next month's planned release of Kubuntu 11.10 reached another milestone today with the release of Kubuntu 11.10 Beta 1. The standard Kubuntu KDE Plasma workspaces for desktops and netbooks and associated applications are largely feature complete. More details and download information may be found here.

Kubuntu Oneiric Alpha 3 Released

After a break to package KDE SC 4.7.0, the second alpha release of Kubuntu Oneiric has been released. It features the latest stable release of KDE's Plasma workspace and applications (4.7) and KDEPIM 4.7. It also features an updated Amarok and provides the Muon Software Center and Muon Package manager by default. More details may be found here.

KDE Framework, Applications and Workspace 4.7

Packages for the release of the KDE Software Compilation 4.7 are available for Kubuntu Oneiric and 11.04. Bugs in packaging should be reported to kubuntu-ppa on Launchpad. Bugs in the software to KDE. Users of 11.04 can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA. To update, use the Software Repository Guide to add the following repository to your software sources list:
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KDE Framework, Applications and Workspace 4.7 RC 1 available for Oneiric

Packages for the release of the KDE Software Compilation 4.7 RC 1 are available for Kubuntu Oneiric. There won't be any packages for 11.04 before 4.7 Final. These are beta packages for beta software, expect bugs. Bugs in packaging should be reported against the package on Launchpad, Bugs in the software to KDE.
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KDE Release 4.6.5

Packages for the release of the KDE Software Compilation 4.6.5 are available for Kubuntu 11.04 bringing you new versions of the KDE Platform, Plasma Workspaces and KDE Applications . Bugs in packaging should be reported to kubuntu-ppa on Launchpad. Bugs in the software to KDE. Users of 11.04 can install it from the Kubuntu Updates PPA.
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KDE Release 4.6.4

Packages for the release of the KDE Software Compilation 4.6.4 are available for Kubuntu 11.04 bringing you new versions of the KDE Platform, Plasma Workspaces and KDE Applications . Bugs in packaging should be reported to kubuntu-ppa on Launchpad. Bugs in the software to KDE. Users of 11.04 can install it from the Kubuntu Updates PPA.
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Amarok 2.4.1 "Resolution" Released

Packages for the release of Amarok 2.4.1 are available for Kubuntu 11.04 and oneiric. Bugs in packaging should be reported to kubuntu-ppa on Launchpad. Bugs in the software to KDE. Users of 11.04 can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

KDE Release 4.6.3

Packages for the release of the KDE Software Compilation 4.6.3 are available for Kubuntu 11.04 bringing you new versions of the KDE Platform, Plasma Workspaces and KDE Applications . Bugs in packaging should be reported to kubuntu-ppa on Launchpad. Bugs in the software to KDE. Users of 11.04 can install it from the Kubuntu Updates PPA.
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Kubuntu 11.04 Released

The Kubuntu team is proud to announce the release of 11.04 - codename Natty Narwhal: the latest version of our popular Linux distribution, based on Ubuntu and KDE's Plasma and Applications 4.6. With the combination of it's Ubuntu backbone, the amazing KDE Software Compilation, and a few unique extras, 11.04 aims to provide the best fusion of stability, beauty, and up-to-date software.
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