[PC-BSD Testing] New PCBSD7 Alpha with KDE 4.1 available!

A.Yerenkow yerenkow at uct.ua
Thu Jul 3 23:21:21 PDT 2008


Kris Moore пишет:
> Greetings all!
> 
> After several weeks of porting and hard work by KDE on FreeBSD and 
> PC-BSD teams, I'm pleased to make our first PC-BSD 7 Alpha with KDE 4.1 
> (beta2) available! This release is quite a bit different from our 
> previous alphas, as the jump from KDE 3.5 to KDE 4.1 is very 
> significant, and required us to port our entire codebase over to compile 
> / run with QT 4. As such, I fully expect to have many bugs appear in 
> this alpha, and will appreciate your help in finding and fixing them.
> 
> Please note, as the 4.1 version of KDE is in beta, and there is still 
> porting to be done on the BSD side of things, you may be able to help in 
> this area as well. First, if you find bugs in the install + setup of 
> PC-BSD, please let us know via the testing list, and we'll begin working 
> on them right away. However, if you find bugs in the KDE desktop itself, 
> please be sure to check out the KDE bug database (http://bugs.kde.org/) 
> first, and determine if the bug should be reported there, or to the 
> kde-freebsd porting team.  (http://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde-freebsd/)
> 
> 
> For example, we are already aware of a bug preventing Konsole from working:
> http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=164540
> (TIP: Use Alt-F2 to launch xterm instead)
> 
> 
> Now, without further delay, please enjoy PC-BSD7 Alpha:
> 
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/alpha-isos/i386/PCBSD7-Alpha-07032008-CD1.iso - 
> 652MB
> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/alpha-isos/i386/PCBSD7-Alpha-07032008-CD2.iso - 
> 578MB
> 
> MD5 (PCBSD7-Alpha-07032008-CD1.iso) = 96bc8de9771e28770268eab65889718a
> MD5 (PCBSD7-Alpha-07032008-CD2.iso) = 59993ce3182b0ff4b541cb233c328cce
> 
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> NOTES:
> 
> You will need to download BOTH CD's to install PC-BSD from now on. KDE4 
> is quite a bit larger than 3.x, and one CD wont fit it anymore, even 
> with LZMA compression.
> 
> Also, I have finished porting the PBI system over to KDE 4.1 as well, 
> and will task our build server to start working on the new 7 series PBIs 
> sometime early next week. This should allow everybody to test a more 
> complete desktop with our entire PBI catalog very soon.
> 


Great, I'm start making from both CDs a single USB-installation for my
Eee :)





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