News and Announcements

KDE 4.3.1 Update Available

KDE 4.3.1 has been released.

Users of our latest development release, Karmic, can upgrade to the latest packages.

KOffice 2.1 Beta 1 now available

KOffice 2.1 Beta 1 packages are now available from the Kubuntu Beta Backports PPA.

Users of our latest development release, Karmic, can install it from the following repository:

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/beta/ubuntu karmic main

Users of our stable 9.04 release can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/beta/ubuntu jaunty main

Kubuntu Karmic Alpha 4

The fouth alpha for Kubuntu Karmic has been released. This release features new installer bling and a message indicator. See the release notes for more information and where to download.

KDE 4.3 released

KDE 4.3 packages are now available.

To see what's new, see the release announcement

Users of our latest development release, Karmic, can upgrade to the latest packages. Note: The last few parts are still building and will be available in a few hours.

Users of our stable 9.04 release can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu jaunty main

KDE 4.3 RC 3

KDE 4.3 RC 3 has been released.

Users of our latest development release, Karmic, can upgrade to the latest packages.

Users of our stable 9.04 release can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu jaunty main

It is strongly recommended that you verify the integrity of these packages by installing the archive's GPG key. You may do this by following the instructions on this page.

Then refresh and do a full upgrade.

Kubuntu Karmic Alpha 3

Kubuntu Karmic Alpha 3 has been released for testing. This is the first release to feature a netbook install image. See the technical overview for what else is new and where to get it.

KDE 4.3 RC 2 Available

The second release candidate is out from KDE for the upcoming 4.3. Users of the Karmic development release can upgrade to the latest packages. Note that these packages still have a bug which causes X to die during the upgrade. The upgrade will continue and you can reboot when it is done.

Update: Users of our stable 9.04 release can now install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu jaunty main

KDE 4.3 RC 1 Available

The release candidate is out from KDE for the upcoming 4.3.

Users of the Karmic development release can upgrade to the latest packages.

Note that these packages have a bug which causes X to die during the upgrade. The upgrade will continue and you can reboot when it is done.

Users of our stable 9.04 release can install it from the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu jaunty main

First KOffice Update, 2.0.1

KOffice 2 has received its first update in KOffice 2.0.1. Packages are available for our development Karmic version by installing koffice-kde4. Users of the stable 9.04 can install it from our Kubuntu backports archive.