Updated: 19-04-2013 : Medibuntu is a packaging project dedicated to distributing software that cannot be included in Ubuntu for various reasons, related to geographical variations in legislation regarding intellectual property, security and other issues, some examples of packages included in Medibuntu we find libdvdcss package from VideoLAN, FFMpeg codecs not supported in multiverse, and the […]
Once Kubuntu 12.04 is released, Canonical will stop supporting it financially. This sea change for Kubuntu will mean that like other KDE flavors this too will like Edbuntu, Xubuntu and Lubuntu will have only infrastructural support from Canonical and will have to look towards the community and donations for financials.
With Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) slated for a Long Term Support later this summer, three variants of the Ubuntu platform: xubuntu , which is Xfce-based; Kubuntu, which is KDE-based; and Edubuntu, which is a Educational ecosystem are also preparing for a LTS release in April this year. Ubuntu Technical Board made this decision after receiving […]
The June maintenance update of the KDE Software Compilation 4.6 has been released, 4.6.4 updates bring many bugfixes and translation updates on top of the latest edition in the 4.6 series and are recommended updates for everyone running 4.6.3 or earlier versions. As the release only contains bugfixes and translation updates, it will be a […]
Announced today the release of KDE 4.5, this version comes with many new features and improvements, for example the plasma Desktop received many usability refinements. The Notification and Job handling workflows have been streamlined. The KDE Applications have been improved in many different areas, the applications have become more powerful, yet easier to use.
Richard Johnson published is his blog a new Kubuntu 10.04 Plymouth theme : “Tonight I quickly threw together a Plymouth theme for Kubuntu. I borrowed the ubuntu-logo theme and edited it to fit Kubuntu better by changing the background colors, the color of the progress dots, and added a glowing Kubuntu logo. The logo is […]
Few days ago was released KDE Software Compilation 4.4, “Caikaku”, the new version comes with many new features and improvements with innovative collection of applications to Free Software users. Major new technologies have been introduced, including social networking and online collaboration features. If you are under kubuntu and you want to upgrade your Kubuntu to […]