How to Install or Upgrade to LXQt 0.9 in Ubuntu 14.04/14.10

LXQt 0.9, the lightweight desktop environment (merge between LXDE and Razor-qt), was released this Sunday. The new release drops Qt4 and now requires Qt5. Besides enforcing Qt5, LXQt 0.9 comes a new LXQt Frost theme, lots of UI and internal polishing and several new features. See the official release note. Install / Upgrade LXQt 0.9… Continue reading How to Install or Upgrade to LXQt 0.9 in Ubuntu 14.04/14.10

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LXQt 0.8.0 Released with Full Qt 5 Compatibility

Last updated on October 20th, 2014 LXQt, the next generation of LXDE, has just reached release 0.8.0, which brings full Qt 5 compatibility, two beautiful new themes, and a lot of new features. LXQt is the Qt port and the upcoming version of LXDE, the Lightweight Desktop Environment. It is the product of the merge… Continue reading LXQt 0.8.0 Released with Full Qt 5 Compatibility

LXQt 0.7.0 (LXDE & Razor-Qt) Released, Install it in Ubuntu via PPA

The first release of LXQt, the Qt port and the upcoming version of LXDE, has been announced a few hours ago. It is the product of the merge between the LXDE-Qt and the Razor-qt projects: A lightweight, modular, blazing-fast and user-friendly desktop environment. The LXDE and Razor-qt teams are proud to announce LXQt 0.7.0, the… Continue reading LXQt 0.7.0 (LXDE & Razor-Qt) Released, Install it in Ubuntu via PPA