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,...
KDE Plasma 5 coming to FreeBSD Ports soon

KDE Plasma 5 coming to FreeBSD Ports soon

Adriaan de Groot is working on bringing KDE Plasma 5 to FreeBSD ports real soon, as reported by his latest blog entry. I’ve switched to using Plasma 5 as my daily (work) desktop. “So what?” you say, since Plasma 5 has been available since July 15th, 2014. Yep, more...
KDE Frameworks 5 & KDE Plasma 5 now on FreeBSD

KDE Frameworks 5 & KDE Plasma 5 now on FreeBSD

Developer adridg has announced that KDE Frameworks 5 and KDE Plasma 5 Desktop environment is now available on FreeBSD, with support for Wayland still in development. Read the full blog from the author Adriaan de Groot himself at the link below It’s been quiet from the...