Plasma Desktop 5.8.8 LTS Available in PPA for KUbuntu 16.04

The latest Plasma desktop 5.8.8 LTS (long-term support) release has been made into Kubuntu Backports PPA for KUbuntu 16.04. Plasma 5.8.8 was released 2 weeks ago with numerous bug-fixes. Fix crash when using Discover during updates. Try to read CPU clock from cpufreq/scaling_cur_freq instead of /proc/cpuinfo. DrKonqi crash handler: make attaching backtraces to existing bug… Continue reading Plasma Desktop 5.8.8 LTS Available in PPA for KUbuntu 16.04

Install KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10 via PPA

The KDE Plasma desktop 5.8, the first LTS (long-term support) release, was finally made into the Backports PPA, available for Ubuntu 16.04 and Ubuntu 16.10. KDE Plasma 5.8 was firstly released more than two months ago, and now its at version 5.8.4. It features: A new Login and lock screen. Plasma wallpaper plugins can now… Continue reading Install KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10 via PPA