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...
Trinity Desktop (KDE3 fork) adds Partial FreeBSD Support

Trinity Desktop (KDE3 fork) adds Partial FreeBSD Support

The Trinity Desktop Environment, forked from the popular K Desktop Environment, has included partial FreeBSD support on their latest release R14.0.4. They welcome additional support from those who are interested in seeing better compatibility with FreeBSD. Aside from...
Steam on FreeBSD

Steam on FreeBSD

Michael Larabel of Phoronix reports on the latest developments of Steam on FreeBSD. Check out SteamOnFreeBSD at Github here if you would like to try it out. With a new script, it’s possible to get Valve’s Steam Linux game client running relatively well on...
KDE Plasma 5 + FreeBSD, “When It’s Stable & Usable”

KDE Plasma 5 + FreeBSD, “When It’s Stable & Usable”

For those wondering about KDE Plasma 5 desktop environment, Phoronix has reported that it will be available for FreeBSD when its production is stable. While many Linux distributions are in the process of stopping to support the KDE Plasma 4 desktop, FreeBSD...