[NEWS] KDE Application snaps in stable channel

Kristijan Žic kristijan.zic at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 15:28:27 UTC 2017

It should be giving an instruction to install framework snap and prevent
snap installation like it does when ubuntu-app-platform snap is missing for
the snaps that require it.

On Mon, 23 Jan 2017, 3:54 p.m. Michael Hall, <mhall119 at ubuntu.com> wrote:

> With the release of Snapd 2.20 (and corresponding Snapcraft release)
> that introduced the new dbus interface, Harold Sitter from KDE was
> unblocked on the last thing keeping KDE applications from being cleanly
> snapped and published in the Snap Store.
> https://apachelog.wordpress.com/2017/01/20/snapping-dbus/
> These KDE App snaps also take advantage of the content interface to
> share a common kde-frameworks-5 snap that contains the bulk of their
> platform dependencies. This keeps the individual application snap sizes
> down to 5mb or less.
> You can find the currently published apps with "snap find kde", and
> there are more that are in the process of being snapped and published.
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Kristijan Žic
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