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KaOS 2022.06

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It is with great pleasure to present to you the June release of a new stable ISO.

Changes were numerous and all over the place, the base of the system for example, was built on a new Glibc 2.35, GCC 11.3.0, and Binutils 2.38 based Toolchain. Further updates in Core included DBus 1.14.0, Systemd 250.7, Nettle 3.8 and the kernel moved to 5.17.15.
Midna, the Plasma theme used in KaOS received some changes (partly to get ready for Plasma 5.25), visual biggest change is the addition of a well-integrated virtual keyboard in the login & lock screen.

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KDE-Focused KaOS Linux 2022.06 Is Here with the Latest Plasma...

  • KDE-Focused KaOS Linux 2022.06 Is Here with the Latest Plasma 5.25

    KaOS 2022.06 comes with the latest Plasma 5.25, the latest KDE Frameworks 5.95, and the newest app set provided by KDE Gear 22.04.

    KaOS is an independent rolling-release distribution inspired by Arch Linux that includes the latest KDE Plasma Desktop and related Qt Toolkit-based software.

    Unlike most other Linux distros, KaOS does not provide various installation images with GNOME, Xfce, LXQt, or any other desktop. In other words, the distro is solely dedicated to the KDE Plasma desktop.

    The distro uses Pacman as its package manager but does not rely on software repositories developed and maintained by Arch Linux. Instead, the software is available from in-house repositories and is built exclusively for 64-bit machines.

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  • KaOS Linux 2022.06 Is Here

    KaOS, a modern open-source, well-designed KDE-focused Linux distro, has been updated to KaOS Linux 2022.06 and incorporates several bug fixes and security enhancements.

    The newest version of KaOS is built on Glibc 2.35, GCC 11.3.0, and Binutils 2.38-based Toolchain. The update also brings theme improvements and includes DBus 1.14.0, Systemd 250.7, Nettle 3.8, and also the kernel moved to 5.17.15.

KaOS 2022.06 Release Adds KDE Plasma 5.25

  • KaOS 2022.06 Release Adds KDE Plasma 5.25 and Sets LibreOffice as the Default - It's FOSS News

    KaOS, the independent distribution featuring KDE has just released version 2022.06. Although this release includes a lot of changes, notable improvements include Plasma 5.25 and the unreleased Calamares 3.3 branch.

    For a little bit of context, KaOS was first created back in 2013. Its initial goals, which continue to this day, are all centered around providing a highly polished and tightly integrated experience with KDE, Qt, and targeting X86_64 architecture.

    This release seeks to enhance the experience of KaOS users. Let’s find out what’s new!

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