k3b for kde4 in kubuntu jaunty?

Anthony Mercatante tonio at ubuntu.com
Sun Mar 22 23:45:58 GMT 2009


I've just pushed a major SVN update that seems to be fixing quite a lot of 
I've just performed several isos burning (both cds and dvds) and everything 
seems to work as expected on my side.

Feel free to report any test you've performed.


On Saturday 21 March 2009 08:31:45 Luka Renko wrote:
> On Friday 20 March 2009 16:18:25 Vishal Rao wrote:
> > Any chance of k3b-for-kde4 getting into jaunty before the release as
> > part of kubuntu's move to eliminate kde3 deps?
> > Or is it no point waiting for it since it might not be done by April?
> > Or is it too late already with feature freeze past?
> > See
> > http://blog.mandriva.com/2009/03/19/mandriva-helps-porting-k3b-in-qt4/
> Kubuntu developers (Tonio in particular) are looking closely on KDE4
> version of k3b. We would be more than happy to get rid of KDE3 completely
> for Jaunty.
> Tonio has prepared test packages for KDE4 k3b and they are available in his
> PPA:
> https://launchpad.net/~tonio/+archive/ppa
> He updates this packages regularly from KDE SVN, but we have received mixed
> results when testing (works for some people, but not all functionality -
> for example burning ISO images to DVD-RW was reported to not work for some
> people).
> We would appreciate any tester from the community that can spend some time
> on this. We are interested in testing various functionality of k3b. Please
> test and report both success as well as problems to
> kubuntu-devel at lists.ubuntu.com or in #kubuntu-devel on IRC.
> Regards,
> Luka

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