The KDE Project today
announced the immediate availability of KDE 3.5.7, a maintenance release for the
latest generation of the most advanced and powerful free desktop for GNU/Linux
and other UNIXes. KDE now supports 65
languages, making it available to more people than most non-free software
and can be easily extended to support others by communities who wish to
contribute to the open source project.
This release has a renewed focus on KDE
PIM applications. KAddressBook,
KOrganizer and KAlarm
received attention with bugfixes, while KMail
additionally witnessed new features and improvements with both interface work
and IMAP handling: it can manage IMAP quota and copy and move all folders.
Several other applications saw feature improvements:
KPDF shows tooltips for
links when hovering on them, displays correctly more complex PDF files like
advertisement and reacts to the commands for opening the Table of
Umbrello now can
generate and export C# Code and has added Java 5 generics support.
KDevelop got a
major version upgrade to version 3.4.1. New features include much improved
Code Completion and Navigation, a more reliable debugger interface, Qt4
support and better Ruby and KDE4 development support.
In addition to the new features there were many bug fixes across the board,
especially in the Edutainment
and Games packages and Kopete.
Besides bugfixes Kopete also got a major performance improvement on chat
As KDE users have come to expect, this new release includes continued work on
usability feature in KHTML makes the mouse pointer indicate if a link wants to
open a new browser window or not.
Program Information Category:
Tools and Utilities Type:
Free Version: 3.5.7 Size: