[kde-solaris] KDE, Solaris and the Solaris Companion CD

Alfred Schroeder aschroe1 at lspb.de
Fri Oct 13 11:11:30 CEST 2006

Hi Stefan,

congratulations, nice to hear that.
(new "sunrise" for KDE)

can you tell us something about the date of publishing
of the solaris Companion CD including KDE 3.5.x  ?
what time span is "definite and forseeable future"  ?   :-)

have agood time with SUN


Stefan Teleman schrieb:

>Well, the cat is out of the bag, so i might as well own up to it: i
>very recently started working for Sun Microsystems. I am very happy
>about that, since I can now focus on doing what I love doing, which is
>software and systems.
>I will be working on Solaris' F/OSS software packages, for both the
>SFW and the Companion CD consolidations, and not only on KDE, but also
>on KDE's dependencies and required libraries. This means many other
>libraries and packages, many of which are shared with JDS/GNOME.
>This means that, KDE 3.5.5 will be on the Solaris Companion CD, along
>with its dependencies and requirements. It also means that, in a
>definite and foreseeable future, you will no longer have to deal with
>the hideous packaging of /opt/fsw4sun. :-) And KDE e.V will no longer
>have to host that thing on their servers' hard drives.
>So, KDE Solaris is alive and well, and now even at Sun!

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