KDE SC 4.5.0 Info Page
KDE SC 4.5.0 was released on August 10th, 2010.
This page will be updated to reflect changes in the status of 4.5 release cycle so check back for new information.
Please report possible problems to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a list of grave bugs and common pitfalls surfacing after the release was packaged:
- kded freezes when the network:/ kio-slave is first invoked. Commit 1160391 contains a fix.
- libkonq in kdebase has a binary incompatible change but the SONAME was not updated, applications using libkonq should be recompiled against the version in 4.5.
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.
Download and Installation
Build instructions are available on Techbase, our developer wiki.
KDE Software Compilation releases are made up of the KDE Platform, Plasma Workspaces and many KDE Applications.
Due to the migration to Akonadi, KDE PIM 4.4.5 should continue to be used with this release. The new KDE PIM based on Akonadi is expected to be released later this year.
The complete source code for KDE SC 4.5.0 is available for download:
Some Linux/UNIX OS vendors have kindly provided binary packages of KDE SC 4.5.0 for some versions of their distribution, and in other cases community volunteers have done so.
Currently pre-compiled packages are available for: