Install the KDE 4.3.2 on ubuntu 9.04

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The KDE community announces the immediate availability of KDE 4.3.2, a bugfix, translation and maintenance update for the latest generation of the most advanced and powerful free desktop. KDE 4.3.2 is a monthly update to KDE 4.3

Enhancements

KDE 4.3.2 brings a nice number of bugfixes, some critical, some just fixing small annoyances:

  • Many crashers have been fixed in KDE’s core libraries, bringing more stability to all applications
  • KWin’s window compositing effects have been further stabilized by fixing a number of bugs in effect plugins such as the famous coverswitch window switcher
  • The biggest number of bugs for this release has been fixed in KMail, KDE’s email client, making it more reliable and usable by correcting a number of display issues
  • Saving files over themselves works again in Okular, KDE’s document viewer

Now tlets install the new version KDE 4.3.2 in ubuntu.

1- Open /etc/apt/sources.list

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

2- Now  add this line at the end of the list

#kde 4.3.2
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu jaunty main

Now save and exit

You can also go to System –>Administration –> Software sources and add the line above


3- Add the verification key


gpg --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv 2836CB0A8AC93F7A
gpg --export --armor 2836CB0A8AC93F7A | sudo apt-key add -


4- Now update and use command dis-upgrade

sudo apt-get update 


sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

5- Now install KDE

sudo apt-get install kde



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