FreeBSD end-of-year recap by adridg

FreeBSD end-of-year recap by adridg

FreeBSD contributor Adriaan de Groot, known for his work on KDE/FreeBSD. discusses his end of the year run for FreeBSD related projects. He outlines the progress made with KDE Frameworks, KDE Plasma, Qt6, as well as his work on getting Calamares working with FreeBSD....
FreeBSD end-of-year recap by adridg

KDE/FreeBSD initiative new website

The developers of KDE/FreeBSD have just launched a new website in support of the KDE (Desktop Environment) on FreeBSD open-source operating system. Their latest release, KDE Plasma 5 is available in x11/kde5 metaport. Check out their website below for the latest news...
Instant Workstation by Adriaan de Groot

Instant Workstation by Adriaan de Groot

FreeBSD and KDE contributor Adriaan de Groot wrote a script on getting a desktop set up on your FreeBSD system. The script essentially creates an instant workstation by installing the desktop environment, display manager, and graphic drivers. See the link below for...
Modern KDE on FreeBSD

Modern KDE on FreeBSD

KDE on FreeBSD developer Adriaan gives us an update on the latest KDE desktop environment for FreeBSD. Version 5.14 is available in FreeBSD ports for those looking to update. New stuff in the official FreeBSD repositories! The X11 team has landed a newer version of...
KDE Plasma 5 coming soon to FreeBSD

KDE Plasma 5 coming soon to FreeBSD

KDE contributor Adriaan de Groot is nearing the finish line for KDE Plasma 5 on FreeBSD. Below is a summary of what Adriaan has been working on, and users should be able to grab KDE Plasma 5 from the ports very soon. From here on, we’ve got the following things lined...
Lumina Lights the Way for TrueOS Pt. 1

Lumina Lights the Way for TrueOS Pt. 1

Josh Smith and Ken Moore, lead developer of Lumina, recently discussed the early beginnings of Lumina Desktop Environment, along with it’s bright future ahead with the open-source world. Lumina is currently the default desktop environment packaged with TrueOS,...