[Bug 305558] New: No instructions on how to install kalgebra, or other edu apps
tdfischer at fedoraproject.org
Tue Aug 21 15:21:55 UTC 2012
Bug ID: 305558
Assignee: kde-www at kde.org
Summary: No instructions on how to install kalgebra, or other
Reporter: tdfischer at fedoraproject.org
The new KDE Edu website is absolutely fantastic, but it lacks any direction on
how to install a piece of software. The link on KAlgebra's page points to
kde-apps.org, which contains a broken download link.
Some very lengthy and heated discussion in IRC led us to realize that there is
no way for a user who is totally new to Linux to figure out how to install
kalgebra without already having knowledge of their distro's package manger.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Google for 'kalgebra'
2. Try to install it, without opening the package manager yourself
Something somewhere tells the user to check their package manger, or a link
automatically opens up KAlgebra in the package manager.
User had been using Fedora for approximately 3 weeks, and was looking to
install KAlgebra to help out with kde-edu.
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