Any hope of KDE 3.5 in F10? I want it too !

Arthur Pemberton pemboa at
Sat Jun 14 22:31:04 UTC 2008

On Sat, Jun 14, 2008 at 4:58 PM, Mike Bird <mgb-fedora at> wrote:
> On Sat June 14 2008 14:21:29 Antonio Olivares wrote:
>> stay here and write many, many bug reports, rally the troops in hopes of
>> making KDE 4.X the best KDE that is possible, take the positives the good
>> things and try to turn your face to bad things, the things you do not like
>> about KDE.  In all the bad, there has to be something good.  Okular is very
>> good.  Evince is also.  I can use either or to view multiple document
>> formats, ie., dvi, pdf, ps, etc.  . Let the battle to which desktop in
>> Fedora 9 or higher begin, which one earns your respect and choice after
>> all, you can make other statements that can make more impact.
> There is reason to hope that in a couple of years KDE 4.x will be better
> than KDE 3.5, but for now KDE 4.x is unproductive for most users.
> Distros that don't provide KDE 3.5 for their KDE users while KDE 4.x is
> being developed will simply lose most of their KDE users.  That is not a
> good thing for Fedora and that is not a good thing for Red Hat.  And there
> are things I'd rather be doing than migrating a bunch of installations to
> some other distro.
> --Mike Bird

Why not use the version of Fedora that last has KDE 3.5 if this is
such a big deal for you?

Fedora 7 : sipping some of that moonshine
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