Re: [ANN] KDE 4.2 moving to unstable *this* week
David Goodenough wrote:
On Tuesday 31 March 2009, David Baron wrote:
Great news, thanks for all Your hard work!
Those are indeed fantastic news! Thanks to all KDE team in Debian!
Yes, fantastic and long-awaited.
Be it known that current kdepim family packages have broken dependencies
relating the gnokii stuff, been so for a while now.
As far as I can see that got fixed a few weeks ago. I have successfully
installed all of kde4 from experimental on a newly installed sid system,
and it all installs completely.
There are still some quirks. If you already installed KDE4 from
experimental, and have been upgrading/updating in pieces ever since,
apt-get/aptitude/synaptic can be quite stubborn about it. I found it
necessary to remove every trace of KDE, and some unrelated things as
well, and then reinstall from scratch. This is especially true if
somehow you ended up with bits of slightly different editions, such as
something from backports. (No surprise about troubles from that, of