Migrating to KDE5 Soon (7 comment)

Added by Elena FRISON over 7 years ago

language Russian

Hello all,

Here is some news from Gentoo maintainers:

KDE Workspaces 4.11 has reached end of life and is no longer supported by upstream. It is therefore recommended for all users to upgrade to KDE Plasma 5.

A detailed upgrade guide is available [1], but in most cases it is enough to switch to the new desktop/plasma profile, update @world, and emerge kde-plasma/plasma-meta:

eselect profile list
eselect profile set <target>
emerge --ask --changed-use --newrepo --deep world
emerge --ask --verbose kde-plasma/plasma-meta

If you normally use KDM to launch Plasma, note that it is no longer supported. Upstream recommends x11-misc/sddm instead which is pulled in by plasma-meta by default. OpenRC users should edit /etc/conf.d/xdm and update DISPLAYMANAGER. Systemd users should run: systemctl reenable sddm.service

Due to an an evolution of KDE upstream's release process [2], the traditional monolithic KDE 4 release is now split into three distinct components. This means that KDE Applications are now separate from the Plasma desktop and older KDE 4-based applications will continue to function as normal inside Plasma 5.
KDE Workspaces 4.11 will remain in the tree for a reasonable time, but be warned that it is unmaintained and may cause conflicts with newer versions of KDE Applications.

[1] https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/KDE/Plasma_5_upgrade
[2] https://dot.kde.org/2013/09/04/kde-release-structure-evolves


Calculate Linux 11.15 was released! Now with GNOME 3. (7 comment)

Added by Alexander Tratsevskiy over 11 years ago

language Russian

Released on March 14, 2012

We are pleased to announce the release of Calculate Linux 11.15, a Gentoo-based distribution fully compatible with the original Gentoo, but using its own installer, configuring your system with Calculate Utilities and providing an all-ready heterogeneous client-server solution for rapid deployment in corporate environment.


Calculate Linux 11.12 released (22 comment)

Added by Alexander Tratsevskiy almost 12 years ago

language Russian

Calculate Linux 11.12 has been released on December 29th, 2011.

You are welcome to choose between several flavours: Calculate Directory Server (CDS) if you need a server option; Calculate Linux Desktop featuring a KDE (CLD), GNOME (CLDG) or XFCE (CLDX) desktop; Calculate Media Center (CMC) if a media center is what you want; or, if you would rather prefer a scratch distribution, either Calculate Linux Scratch (CLS) or Calculate Scratch Server (CSS).


Configuring Your Desktop in Calculate Linux 11.9 (25 comment)

Added by Elena FRISON about 12 years ago

language Russian

Our brand-new Calculate Linux 11.9 provides a new method of configuring user profiles. In this article, I will try to describe the procedure for Calculate Linux Desktop, focusing on the main operations.


Calculate Linux 11.9 released

Added by Alexander Tratsevskiy about 12 years ago

language Russian

release date: Oct 1, 2011

Calculate Linux 11.9 has been released. All of our distributions are available for download: Calculate Directory Server (CDS), Calculate Linux Desktop with KDE (CLD), GNOME (CLDG) or XFCE (CLDX), Calculate Media Center (CMC), Calculate Linux Scratch (CLS) and Calculate Scratch Server (CSS).


Calculate Linux (Windows Edition)

Added by Mikhail Hiretsky over 12 years ago

One year ago was described recipe for preparing Window-like version of Calculate Linux Desktop based on Gnome workspace. In general screenshots look good at the time. Solution was written, however ready-made livecd was not seen.

A year later, to the first of April Calculate Linux Desktop 20110401 WinLike were done. The distribution is based on the last image of the Stage CLD 11.3. Splashutils changed to Plymouth, to changed the decorations, the


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