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KDE Applications Get Further Fixes In 4.12 Beta 3

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Published on 24 November 2013 02:19 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in KDE
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The third beta of KDE 4.12 was released this week, but for those that missed the news only really are the 4.12 apps being improved in this next KDE desktop release.

With most development efforts being focused upon KDE Frameworks 5 and Workspaces 2, only the applications to the KDE desktop are seeing much activity for KDE 4.12. KDE 4.12 will be released in mid-December with its few new features.

Since the first KDE 4.12 Beta earlier in November, there's been the feature/API/dependency freezes so the second beta and now third aren't too exciting. Going into KDE 4.12 Beta 3 are just bug-fixes and other polishing.

For those wanting more information on KDE 4.12 Beta 3, check out the information at dot.kde.org. Meanwhile stay tuned for the final release in December along with the forthcoming preview of the next-generation KDE stack.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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