KDE 4.0.2 Info Page

KDE 4.0.2 was released on March 5th, 2008.

This page will be updated to reflect changes in the status of 4.0 release cycle so check back for new information.

Security Issues

Please report possible problems to security@kde.org.

Bugs

This is a list of grave bugs and common pitfalls surfacing after the release was packaged:

  • None known currently

Please check the bug database before filing any bug reports. Also check for possible updates on this page that might describe or fix your problem.

FAQ

See the KDE FAQ for any specific questions you may have. Questions about Konqueror should be directed to the Konqueror FAQ.

Download and Installation

Build instructions. Build instructions are separately maintained.

The KDE release is split into a platform release and a desktop release.

KDE 4.0.2 Desktop release

The complete source code for KDE 4.0.2 is available for download:

LocationSizeMD5 Sum
kdeaccessibility-4.0.26.1MB4210d931a224332632ae660a66654d1c
kdeadmin-4.0.21.3MBfd66db92d498d636793c0a22da64b7b8
kdeartwork-4.0.241MBf8d7197a0e3ef2b4276ad16f20ce6639
kdebase-4.0.24.2MB19cb1996626417f2bf23e9bcbd7dbf00
kdebase-runtime-4.0.247MB28d979899554d731e20d4b88b44092ae
kdebase-workspace-4.0.229MB5818874c6b0c2b958ebcace77206e412
kdebindings-4.0.23.8MBb04fd41f4ec6cb023e209ff91f44d836
kdeedu-4.0.241MB6cd2774d04c953d46cfb7a90c3668a84
kdegames-4.0.223MB861e95f08997b132e7169c6e2fc374ac
kdegraphics-4.0.22.4MB9866b7e242f72dc1fddb10aa806bcda9
kdelibs-4.0.28.7MB4456adf94796a61c869c0803f7746bf9
kdemultimedia-4.0.21.1MB7685cfc0dd37fbc9dd33ae63cbdcad12
kdenetwork-4.0.26.1MB1c617829a80c38e3b4ccf8465db44da9
kdepimlibs-4.0.21.7MB4d158d6b0fd44a9521b1a7c0fcc8315c
kdesdk-4.0.24.1MB3df98798a677844b4d2d4772ca73f112
kdetoys-4.0.22.2MB7de239fb21f6e4027a144a700d987fbf
kdeutils-4.0.22.3MB866362824da7c7cd698763a6d8379b26
kdewebdev-4.0.21.2MBb95117a70c74f72473cdd2744bdb2769
Binary packages

Some Linux/UNIX OS vendors have kindly provided binary packages of KDE 4.0 for some versions of their distribution, and in other cases community volunteers have done so. Some of these binary packages are available for free download from KDE's http or FTP mirrors.

Currently pre-compiled packages are available for:

  • Debian KDE 4.0.2 packages are available in the experimental branch. The KDE Development Platform is in Sid. Watch for announcements by the Debian KDE Team.
  • Kubuntu packages are included in the upcoming "Hardy Heron" (8.04) and also made available as updates for the stable "Gutsy Gibbon" (7.10). More details can be found in the announcement on Kubuntu.org.
  • openSUSE packages are available for openSUSE 10.3 (one-click install), openSUSE Factory (one-click install) and openSUSE 10.2. A KDE Four Live CD with these packages is also available. KDE 4.0 will be part of the upcoming openSUSE 11.0 release.
  • Magic Linux KDE 4.0.2 packages are available for Magic Linux 2.1. See the release notes for detailed information and the FTP tree for packages.

Developer Info

If you need help porting your application to KDE 4 see the porting guide or subscribe to the KDE Devel Mailinglist to ask specific questions about porting your applications.

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