< PlasmaRevision as of 09:47, 12 March 2020 by RogueScholar (talk | contribs) (Bump KaOS to 5.18 LTS heading with link to 2020.02 release announcement)(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 5.18 LTS 2.1 KDE neon 2.2 Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" (development builds) 2.3 KaOS 2020.02 2.4 OpenMandriva Cooker and Rolling 2.5 openSUSE Tumbleweed 3 Ships Plasma 5.17 3.1 OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 3.2 openSUSE Argon 3.3 Slackware 4 Ships Plasma 5.16 4.1 Kubuntu 4.2 Manjaro 4.3 OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 5 Ships Plasma 5.14 5.1 Debian 6 Ships Plasma 5.13 6.1 GeckoLinux 7 Ships Plasma 5.12 LTS 7.1 openSUSE Leap 7.2 GeckoLinux 7.3 Kubuntu LTS 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 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 5.18 LTS KDE neon KDE neon builds Frameworks, Plasma and Applications on a continuous integration system. The User Edition has Plasma 5.18 https://neon.kde.org/download Kubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" (development builds) The Kubuntu development release daily iso builds now have Plasma 5.18 LTS. http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/daily-live/current/ 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. OpenMandriva Cooker and Rolling OpenMandriva is a desktop centric, completely Plasma focused, distribution. The current development branch ("Cooker") includes Qt 5.15.0-alpha, KDE Frameworks 5.67, Plasma 5.18.2 and KApps 19.12.2. The current rolling release branch includes Qt 5.14.1, KDE Frameworks 5.67, and Plasma 5.18.0 and KApps 19.12.2. 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 5.17 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. 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 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). Ships Plasma 5.16 Kubuntu Kubuntu 19.10 "Eoan Ermine," released in October, includes Plasma 5.16.5. The Live ISO is available for download. 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/ 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 5.14 Debian Official Debian 10 “buster” live images can be downloaded from debian.org/CD/live. There’re several desktop environment flavors, including KDE. 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 openSUSE Leap 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 LTS Kubuntu 18.04.4 LTS "Bionic Beaver", released in April, includes Plasma 5.12 LTS. The live ISO is available for download. Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Plasma/Live_Images&oldid=87840" This page was last edited on 12 March 2020, at 09:47. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.