Saturday, 3 May 2014

How to install KDE 4.13 in Kubuntu 12.04 Lts

Source: KDE

How to...
Install or upgrade to the comprehensive and intuitive  KDE 4.13 
on Kubuntu 12.04 Lts, Ubuntu 12.04 Lts, Linux Mint Kde 13 Lts



Source: KDE

KDE 4.13 was delivered on April 16, 2014. On this new relese of KDE 4.13 was implemented and updated the some of this features
  • KDE’s Kate text editor now has improved C++ syntax highlighting with some C++11 and C++1y/C++14 feature support, an improved build plugin, code completion for the D programming language, and a new predictive C++ indenter.
  • Artikulate as a new KDE application for pronunciation training.
  • KNotes has been ported to Akonadi.
  • The StorageServiceManager allows you to manage storage services like DropBox and YouSendIt.
  • Many updates to the Palapeli game.
  • Support for RAW camera image files within Gwenview.
  • Baloo replaces Nepomuk.
See all the details on the KDE 4.13 features on the official announcement, in the link bellow.

To update KDE 4.13, just copy and paste the following command lines.
For a flawless installation, press Ctrl + Alt + T on your keyboard to open the terminal. Then copy (Ctrl + C) command lines given below one by one, and then paste (Ctrl + V) into terminal. (Give the order of execution by pressing the enter key)
  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
  • sudo apt-get update
  • sudo apt-get upgrade
To install KDE 4.13 on Ubuntu 12.04 Lts and derivatives, just copy and paste the following command lines.
For a flawless installation, press Ctrl + Alt + T on your keyboard to open the terminal. Then copy (Ctrl + C) command lines given below one by one, and then paste (Ctrl + V) into terminal. (Give the order of execution by pressing the enter key)
  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
  • sudo apt-get update
  • sudo apt-get install kde-standard kubuntu-desktop 
In case installing this desktop envireonment, install at your own risk.
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