< PlasmaRevision as of 18:00, 31 October 2018 by Thalexander (talk | contribs) (Update Kubuntu information.)(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff) Try and install Plasma from a live medium provided by several Linux distributions. Contents 1 Shipping the latest code from Git 1.1 KDE neon 1.2 openSUSE 2 Ships Plasma 5.14 2.1 KDE neon 2.2 openSUSE 3 Ships Plasma 5.13 3.1 GeckoLinux 3.2 Manjaro 3.3 Slackware 3.4 Kubuntu 4 Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS 4.1 KDE neon 4.2 openSUSE 4.3 GeckoLinux 4.4 Kubuntu 4.5 Manjaro 5 Ships Plasma 5.10 5.1 Kubuntu 6 Ships Plasma 5.8 6.1 Debian Shipping the latest code from Git KDE neon 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. https://neon.kde.org/download 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 5.14 KDE neon KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system. The User edition ships with Plasma 5.14. The developer stable edition builds from untested Plasma/5.14 branches https://neon.kde.org/download openSUSE 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. 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 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 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/ Slackware Alien BOB (Eric Hameleers) provides an installable 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). Kubuntu Kubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish, released in October, includes Plasma 5.13.5. The live ISO is available for download, and Plasma 5.14.2 can be installed via the Kubuntu backports PPA. Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS KDE neon KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system. The User LTS edition builds from Plasma 5.12. https://neon.kde.org/download openSUSE The latest released Plasma LTS version is available as a live image with openSUSE's stable branch "Leap": 64 bit version 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 Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver, released in April, includes Plasma 5.12 LTS. The live ISO is available for download. 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. https://manjaro.org/get-manjaro/ Ships Plasma 5.10 Kubuntu Kubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark, released In October, includes Plasma 5.10.5. The live ISO is available for download, and Plasma 5.11.2 can be installed via the Kubuntu backports PPA. Ships Plasma 5.8 Debian Official Debian 9 “stretch” live images can be downloaded from 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. Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Plasma/Live_Images&oldid=82031" Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.