What went wrong with the KDE 4 release?

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Jul 15, 2008 7:56 PM EDT
Linux.com; By Bruce Byfield
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When KDE 4.0 was released in January, it was supposed to be the foundation for a new era of desktop development. But as 4.x versions began finding their way into distributions, negative reactions began to obscure other ones. With the upcoming 4.1 release due at the end of this month, it's hard to avoid wondering: what happened? To a degree, the answer seems to implicate everybody involved, from KDE and the distributions that ship it to the free software media and users. In doing so, the answer highlights some of the changing relationships in the free and open source software (FOSS) community.

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I thought the same thing with KDE3 nalf38 9 1,250 Jul 18, 2008 8:48 AM

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