Fedora release policy and KDE

Gilboa Davara gilboad at gmail.com
Wed Aug 18 07:35:16 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-08-18 at 09:04 +0200, Niki Kovacs wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm quite new to Fedora (though using Linux for the last 10 years or so), and 
> I have a question about Fedora's release policy. I understand it's a "bleeding 
> edge" distro. New package versions seem more or less integrated as soon as 
> they come out. 
> How about KDE point releases? Is KDE 4.5 due to be part of Fedora 13 one day, 
> as soon as the packagers deem it ready? Or will I have to either wait for 
> Fedora 14 for that, or configure some third party repository?
> Cheers,
> Niki


If you want to try KDE 4.5 now, you could use the KDE 4.5 SC package
from kde-redhat [1] - which serves as the testing ground for future
Fedora KDE-spin releases.

- Gilboa
[1] http://kde-redhat.sourceforge.net/

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