Problems with KDE4 under Kubuntu Hardy

Derek Broughton news at
Mon Jun 2 00:07:20 UTC 2008

Billie Walsh wrote:

> OK, KDE4 is not complete/finished. It is at best an "RC" release and at
> worst a late beta at this point. 

In that case, it should be versioned as 4.0.0.rcX, not 4.0.0 

> That's one of the reasons that a 
> "STANDARD" install/upgrade of Kubuntu uses KDE3.5.9. If you CHOSE to
> install KDE4 you should consider yourself a "beta tester" and quit
> whining about it.

No, people have a right to be upset that a product _not_ billed as a beta is
actually _barely_ beta quality.
> Most of the smart people held off on KDE4 until at least KDE4.1.

Hell, there's nothing in 4.0 I want.  Unfortunately, when 4.1 comes with an
updated kde-pim, I'm afraid there still won't be...

More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list