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KDE 4.8.5 Changelog

Changes in KDE 4.8.5

kdelibs [ all SVN changes ]


  • Do not leave dangling pointers in KToolbar when xml clients die. Fixes bug 296622. See Git commit 776098a.


  • Switch away from obsoleted ColorRole. See Git commit 673ba7a.
  • Avoid not needed QString/DOMString conversions. See Git commits e14ac74 and 223196e.
  • Make css to native border switch working for combobox form elements. Fixes bug 302040. See Git commit e67682b.
  • Various fixes for textarea form elements. Fixes bugs 302052, 302070, 155546 and 302747. See Git commits 95ccc85, 31ce1f9, 313bb02 and 8969e8c.
  • Avoid short type variables overflow (that leads to incorrect pages rendering) by switching them to int type. Fixes bug 175589. See Git commits 0707d4c and bbb0c55.
  • Correctly initialize hashChangeEvent old/new url. See Git commits 48b3b2d and d591c81.
  • Fix a bug where hashChangeEvent was not emitted when oldUrl has no ref and newUrl has empty ref. See Git commit 3856b40.

kdebase [ all SVN changes ]


  • Prevent crashing when selecting invalid unicode character. Fixes bug 303390. See Git commit 4ce0647.
  • Leave the bookmark shortcut set to what the user changed it to. Fixes bug 303747. See Git commit 32af61f.

kdegraphics [ all SVN changes ]



kdegames [ all SVN changes ]




  • Correctly save to file/print when aspect ratio is not fixed. Fixes bug 302856. See SVN commit 1305815.

kdepim [ all SVN changes ]


  • Fix crash when closing alarm window for an alarm which plays an audio file. See Git commit 054bedd.
  • Fix "server did not accept the sender address" errors sending emails. Fixes bug 301946. See Git commit 8df2baf.

kdeutils [ all SVN changes ]


  • Fix crash when setting the default key. See Git commit a3b0cb7.
  • Don't show the same wrong key id for all signatures. Fixes bugs 298465 and 301618. See Git commit 2d252cf.
  • Set correct initial state in the key lifetime date picker if key has unlimited lifetime. See Git commit 17eb185.
  • Also show the last result of a keyserver search. Fixes bug 303544. See Git commit 4999235.

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