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KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.
 
KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.
  
You can use the Developer-stable version for builds from Plasma/5.x branches or Developer-unstable version for builds from master branches.
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You can use the Testing Edition for builds from Plasma/5.x branches or Unstable Edition for builds from master branches.
  
 
https://neon.kde.org/download
 
https://neon.kde.org/download
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== OpenMandriva Cooker and Rolling ==
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[http://openmandriva.org/ OpenMandriva] is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution.
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The current development branch ("Cooker") includes Qt 5.15.1, KDE Frameworks 5.75, Plasma 5.20.2 and KApps 20.08.2.
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The current rolling release branch includes Qt 5.15.1, KDE Frameworks 5.75, and Plasma 5.20.2 and KApps 20.08.2.
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OpenMandriva Lx is available for x86_64 (with a specially optimized version for Ryzen/Threadripper CPUs) and aarch64. RISC-V, armv7hnl and PPC versions are in development.
  
 
== openSUSE ==
 
== openSUSE ==
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See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton
 
See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton
  
= Ships Plasma 5.14 =
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= Ships Plasma 5.21 =
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== Kubuntu 21.04 development release ==
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Kubuntu development release daily live and installable image. Currently with Plasma 5.21 and Frameworks 5.79
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http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/daily-live/current/
  
 
== KDE neon ==
 
== KDE neon ==
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KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.
 
KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.
  
The User edition ships with Plasma 5.14.
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The User Edition has Plasma 5.21
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https://neon.kde.org/download
  
The developer stable edition builds from untested Plasma/5.14 branches
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= Ships Plasma 5.21 Beta =
  
https://neon.kde.org/download
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== Fedora Rawhide development release ==
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Fedora releases [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/Rawhide Rawhide development snapshots] nightly with live and installable images.
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https://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/development/rawhide/Spins/x86_64/iso/
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== openSUSE Argon ==
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[http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/KDE:/Medias/images/iso/?P=Argon.x86_64*.iso Argon] is an installable live image of openSUSE Leap with the latest Plasma release. See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton
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= Ships Plasma 5.20 =
  
== openSUSE ==
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== openSUSE Tumbleweed ==
  
 
In addition to Git based versions there is openSUSE's rolling distribution "Tumbleweed" which ships the latest Plasma release tested with [https://openqa.opensuse.org/ openQA]:
 
In addition to Git based versions there is openSUSE's rolling distribution "Tumbleweed" which ships the latest Plasma release tested with [https://openqa.opensuse.org/ openQA]:
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[https://software.opensuse.org/distributions/tumbleweed#livecd-ports Both 32 bit and 64 bit versions are available.]
 
[https://software.opensuse.org/distributions/tumbleweed#livecd-ports Both 32 bit and 64 bit versions are available.]
  
[http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/KDE:/Medias/images/iso/?P=Argon.x86_64*.iso Argon] is an installable live image of openSUSE Leap 15.0 with the latest Plasma release. See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton
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= Ships Plasma 5.19 =
  
= Ships Plasma 5.13 =
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== Kubuntu 20.10 "Groovy Gorilla" ==
  
== GeckoLinux ==
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Ships with Plasma 5.19.5
  
GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.  
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http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/groovy/release/
  
GeckoLinux NEXT Plasma includes the Plasma 5.13 desktop environment on top of the Leap 15.0 base system. It also includes KDE Applications 18.04 and the KDE Framework at version 5.47.0.
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== Slackware ==
 
 
http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-next
 
  
GeckoLinux ROLLING Plasma can also be updated to Plasma 5.13.
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[https://alien.slackbook.org/blog/tag/live/ Alien BOB] (Eric Hameleers) provides an installable [https://slackware.nl/slackware-live/latest/slackware64-live-plasma5-current.iso Live image for Plasma 5] based on the development tree "slackware64-current" and the [https://docs.slackware.com/slackware:liveslak liveslak] scripts. Login account/password are both "live". Use ''su'' or ''sudo'' to become root (using the "live" password).
 
 
http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-rolling
 
  
 
== Manjaro ==
 
== Manjaro ==
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https://manjaro.org/get-manjaro/
 
https://manjaro.org/get-manjaro/
  
== Slackware ==
 
  
[https://alien.slackbook.org/blog/tag/live/ Alien BOB] (Eric Hameleers) provides an installable [https://slackware.nl/slackware-live/latest/slackware64-live-plasma5-current.iso Live image for Plasma 5] based on the development tree "slackware64-current". Login account/password are both "live". Use ''su'' or ''sudo'' to become root (using the "live" password).
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= Ships Plasma 5.18 LTS =
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== KaOS 2020.02 ==
  
== Kubuntu ==
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[https://kaosx.us KaOS] is a sophisticated distro which focuses completely on KDE. A modern packaging approach based on Arch's pacman leads to stability and freshness at the same time. Small and helpfully community.
  
Kubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish, [https://kubuntu.org/news/kubuntu-18-10-is-released-today/ released in October], includes Plasma 5.13.5. The [http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/18.10/release/ live ISO] is available for download, and Plasma 5.14.2 can be installed via [https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/ubuntu/backports?field.series_filter=cosmic the Kubuntu backports PPA].
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[https://kaosx.us/news/2020/kaos02/ KaOS 2020.02] (stable release) is built on Qt 5.14.1, runs Linux kernel version 5.5.6 and features:
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* Frameworks 5.67.0
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* Plasma 5.18.1 LTS
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* Applications 19.12.2
  
= Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS =
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Other package versions of note include systemd 244, make 4.3, sudo 1.8.31, gmp 6.2.0, mesa 19.3.4, NetworkManager 1.22.8, nano 4.8, and nss 3.50.
  
== KDE neon ==
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== Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" ==
KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.
 
  
The User LTS edition builds from Plasma 5.12.
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Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa", released in April 2020, includes Plasma 5.18. The Live ISO is available for download.
  
https://neon.kde.org/download
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http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/20.04/release/
  
== openSUSE ==
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== openSUSE Leap ==
  
 
The latest released Plasma LTS version is available as a live image with openSUSE's stable branch "Leap":
 
The latest released Plasma LTS version is available as a live image with openSUSE's stable branch "Leap":
  
[https://software.opensuse.org/distributions/leap#livecd-ports 64 bit version]
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[https://software.opensuse.org/distributions/leap#Live-ports 64 bit version]
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= Ships Plasma 5.17 =
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== Debian ==
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Official Debian 10 “buster” live images can be downloaded from [https://www.debian.org/CD/live/ debian.org/CD/live]. There’re several desktop environment flavors, including KDE.
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== OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 ==
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[http://openmandriva.org/ OpenMandriva] is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. Release 4.1 includes Qt 5.14.1, KDE Frameworks 5.66, and Plasma 5.17.5.
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= Ships Plasma 5.16 =
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== OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 ==
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[http://openmandriva.org/ OpenMandriva] is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. Release 4.0 includes Qt 5.12.3, KDE Frameworks 5.58, and Plasma 5.15.4.
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= Ships Plasma 5.13 =
  
 
== GeckoLinux ==
 
== GeckoLinux ==
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GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.  
 
GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.  
  
GeckoLinux STATIC Plasma includes the Plasma 5.12 LTS desktop environment on top of a Leap 15.0 base.
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GeckoLinux NEXT Plasma includes the Plasma 5.13 desktop environment on top of the Leap 15.0 base system. It also includes KDE Applications 18.04 and the KDE Framework at version 5.47.0.  
  
http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-static
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http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-next
  
== Kubuntu ==
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GeckoLinux ROLLING Plasma can also be updated to Plasma 5.13.
  
Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver, [https://kubuntu.org/news/kubuntu-18-04-has-been-released/ released in April], includes Plasma 5.12 LTS. The [http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ live ISO] is available for download.
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http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-rolling
  
== Manjaro ==
 
  
Manjaro KDE Edition is rolling release distribution. It provides the latest stable packages including Plasma 5.12 LTS, KDE Applications 17.12, KDE Frameworks and Qt.
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= Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS =
  
https://manjaro.org/get-manjaro/
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== GeckoLinux ==
  
= Ships Plasma 5.10 =
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GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.  
  
== Kubuntu ==
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GeckoLinux STATIC Plasma includes the Plasma 5.12 LTS desktop environment on top of a Leap 15.0 base.
  
Kubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark, [https://kubuntu.org/news/kubuntu-17-10-artful-aardvark-is-released/ released In October], includes Plasma 5.10.5. The [https://kubuntu.org/getkubuntu/ live ISO] is available for download, and Plasma 5.11.2 can be installed via [https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/ubuntu/backports?field.series_filter=artful the Kubuntu backports PPA].
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http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-static
  
= Ships Plasma 5.8 =
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== Kubuntu LTS ==
 
 
== Debian ==
 
  
Official Debian 9 “stretch” live images can be downloaded from [https://www.debian.org/CD/live/ debian.org/CD/live]. There’re several desktop environment flavors, including KDE. The next version, “buster”, will ship with Plasma 5.13 or 5.14.
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[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BionicBeaver/ReleaseNotes/Kubuntu Kubuntu 18.04.4 LTS "Bionic Beaver"], [https://kubuntu.org/news/kubuntu-18-04-has-been-released/ released in April], includes Plasma 5.12 LTS. The [http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ live ISO] is available for download.

Latest revision as of 22:04, 21 February 2021

Try and install Plasma from a live medium provided by several Linux distributions.

Shipping the latest code from Git

KDE neon

KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.

You can use the Testing Edition for builds from Plasma/5.x branches or Unstable Edition for builds from master branches.

https://neon.kde.org/download

OpenMandriva Cooker and Rolling

OpenMandriva is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. The current development branch ("Cooker") includes Qt 5.15.1, KDE Frameworks 5.75, Plasma 5.20.2 and KApps 20.08.2. The current rolling release branch includes Qt 5.15.1, KDE Frameworks 5.75, and Plasma 5.20.2 and KApps 20.08.2. OpenMandriva Lx is available for x86_64 (with a specially optimized version for Ryzen/Threadripper CPUs) and aarch64. RISC-V, armv7hnl and PPC versions are in development.

openSUSE

Krypton is an installable live image based on openSUSE Tumbleweed with the latest KDE software from Git master (unreleased) on top.

See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton


Ships Plasma 5.21

Kubuntu 21.04 development release

Kubuntu development release daily live and installable image. Currently with Plasma 5.21 and Frameworks 5.79

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/daily-live/current/

KDE neon

KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system.

The User Edition has Plasma 5.21

https://neon.kde.org/download

Ships Plasma 5.21 Beta

Fedora Rawhide development release

Fedora releases Rawhide development snapshots nightly with live and installable images.

https://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/development/rawhide/Spins/x86_64/iso/

openSUSE Argon

Argon is an installable live image of openSUSE Leap with the latest Plasma release. See also https://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Argon_and_Krypton

Ships Plasma 5.20

openSUSE Tumbleweed

In addition to Git based versions there is openSUSE's rolling distribution "Tumbleweed" which ships the latest Plasma release tested with openQA:

Both 32 bit and 64 bit versions are available.

Ships Plasma 5.19

Kubuntu 20.10 "Groovy Gorilla"

Ships with Plasma 5.19.5

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/groovy/release/

Slackware

Alien BOB (Eric Hameleers) provides an installable Live image for Plasma 5 based on the development tree "slackware64-current" and the liveslak scripts. Login account/password are both "live". Use su or sudo to become root (using the "live" password).

Manjaro

Manjaro KDE Edition is rolling release distribution. It provides the latest stable Plasma, KDE Applications, KDE Frameworks and Qt releases.

https://manjaro.org/get-manjaro/


Ships Plasma 5.18 LTS

KaOS 2020.02

KaOS is a sophisticated distro which focuses completely on KDE. A modern packaging approach based on Arch's pacman leads to stability and freshness at the same time. Small and helpfully community.

KaOS 2020.02 (stable release) is built on Qt 5.14.1, runs Linux kernel version 5.5.6 and features:

  • Frameworks 5.67.0
  • Plasma 5.18.1 LTS
  • Applications 19.12.2

Other package versions of note include systemd 244, make 4.3, sudo 1.8.31, gmp 6.2.0, mesa 19.3.4, NetworkManager 1.22.8, nano 4.8, and nss 3.50.

Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa"

Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa", released in April 2020, includes Plasma 5.18. The Live ISO is available for download.

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/20.04/release/

openSUSE Leap

The latest released Plasma LTS version is available as a live image with openSUSE's stable branch "Leap":

64 bit version


Ships Plasma 5.17

Debian

Official Debian 10 “buster” live images can be downloaded from debian.org/CD/live. There’re several desktop environment flavors, including KDE.

OpenMandriva Lx 4.1

OpenMandriva is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. Release 4.1 includes Qt 5.14.1, KDE Frameworks 5.66, and Plasma 5.17.5.


Ships Plasma 5.16

OpenMandriva Lx 4.0

OpenMandriva is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. Release 4.0 includes Qt 5.12.3, KDE Frameworks 5.58, and Plasma 5.15.4.


Ships Plasma 5.13

GeckoLinux

GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.

GeckoLinux NEXT Plasma includes the Plasma 5.13 desktop environment on top of the Leap 15.0 base system. It also includes KDE Applications 18.04 and the KDE Framework at version 5.47.0.

http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-next

GeckoLinux ROLLING Plasma can also be updated to Plasma 5.13.

http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-rolling


Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS

GeckoLinux

GeckoLinux is built directly from openSUSE packages and uses openSUSE repositories.

GeckoLinux STATIC Plasma includes the Plasma 5.12 LTS desktop environment on top of a Leap 15.0 base.

http://geckolinux.github.io/#download-static

Kubuntu LTS

Kubuntu 18.04.4 LTS "Bionic Beaver", released in April, includes Plasma 5.12 LTS. The live ISO is available for download.


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