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Plasma Wayland Protocols 1.13.0

Friday, 24 May 2024  |  release-team
Plasma Wayland Protocls 1.13.0 is now available for packaging. This adds features needed for the Plasma 6.1 beta. URL: https://download.kde.org/stable/plasma-wayland-protocols/ SHA256: dd477e352f5ff6e6ac686286c4b22b19bf5a4921b85ee5a7da02bb7aa115d57e Signed by: E0A3EB202F8E57528E13E72FD7574483BB57B18D Jonathan Esk-Riddell jr@jriddell.org Full changelog: Read More

Accessibility and a bit of automation at the KDE Goals Sprint in Berlin

Monday, 20 May 2024  |  Ingo Klöcker
Categories: Accessibility, KDE Goals
A few weeks ago (Time flies!) I attended the KDE Goals Sprint in Berlin. I didn't have concrete plans, but I intended to look into accessibility. Quite some time ago I had improved the accessibility of Kleopatra and at Akademy 2023 in Thessaloniki I gave a talk about it. Read More

KGraphViewer 2.5.0 released

Wednesday, 8 May 2024  |  release-team
KGraphViewer 2.5.0 has been just released! The main focus of this release is the port to Qt6 and KDE Frameworks 6 as well as general code modernisation, but of course some bugs have been squashed too. Read More

Massif Visualizer 0.8.0 released

Wednesday, 8 May 2024  |  release-team
Massif Visualizer 0.8.0 has been just released! The main focus of this release is the port to Qt6 and KDE Frameworks 6 as well as general code modernisation, but of course some bugs have been squashed too. Read More

Bugzilla Bot improvements in the Automation Sprint

Monday, 29 April 2024  |  traceyc
I'm happy to have been able to attend my first in-person KDE event, the Automation & Systematization Sprint in Berlin. Previously, my contributions to KDE have consisted of submitting and triaging bug reports. Read More

Amarok 3.0 "Castaway" released!

Monday, 29 April 2024  |  The Amarok Development Squad
Categories: Release
The Amarok Development Squad is happy to announce the immediate availability of Amarok 3.0 "Castaway"! The new 3.0 is the first stable Qt5/KDE Frameworks 5 based version of Amarok, and first stable release since 2018, when the final Qt4 based version 2. Read More

PowerDevil in Plasma 6.0 and beyond

Tuesday, 23 April 2024  |  Jakob Petsovits
Hi, I'm Jakob and this is my new KDE blog. Let's see how this goes as I haven't blogged for literally decades. I started working on Plasma code sometime last year and hope to play a tiny part in setting the stage for world domination improving user experiences like so many other awesome and dedicated contributors do every week. Read More

Marknote finally released!

Friday, 29 March 2024  |  Mathis Brüchert
Categories: Release
Marknote, KDE's WYSIWYG note-taking application, is finally ready for it's first release. Marknote lets you create rich text notes and easily organise them into notebooks. You can personalise your notebooks by choosing an icon and accent color for each one, making it easy to distinguish between them and keep your notes at your fingertips. Read More

KTextAddons 1.5.4

Wednesday, 27 March 2024  |  release-team
KTextAddons 1.5.4 is a bugfix release of our text display and handling library It fixes two notable bugs and updates translations Fix bug 484328: Kmail config dialog takes about 40 seconds to show up Use QListView::clicked (in emoji popup menu) URL: https://download. Read More

New Release Team Blog

Friday, 15 March 2024  |  release-team
This blog will be used by the Release Team for communally maintained projects which need a release announcement. KDE Frameworks, Plasma and KDE Gear will remain on kde.org. But individual releases of apps and libraries which get their own releases can be announced here. Read More