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Old 02-05-2004, 08:43 PM   #1
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How to upgrade my KDE ?


I'm using Linux Mandrake 9.0, the KDE is old, how to upgrade it without installing newer Mandrake 9.2 ?
Where to download new KDE?
At least I want to upgrade my Konqueror.
 
Old 02-05-2004, 09:43 PM   #2
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plenty of places to get the new KDE. http://www.kde.org/mirrors/ftp.php

although, i'm not sure if just installing the package with konqueror will work though.
 
Old 02-05-2004, 11:49 PM   #3
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There are so many files, do i need to install all of them?
How to make sure the old KDE will be replaced ?




Location Size MD5 Sum
arts-1.2.0 976kB f17708ad3c91b0a2f0c83674f78c3e53
kde-i18n-3.2.0 157MB 13299c38d4acb77ae4edf759b327c1ab
kdeaccessibility-3.2.0 1.6MB 97466b78dcee2d29505937c79919713d
kdeaddons-3.2.0 1.7MB e61991c52aa6b76dec0790e76eb889bd
kdeadmin-3.2.0 1.9MB b24ec2e71edcd0157d84821729cae2b2
kdeartwork-3.2.0 16MB 882a798e09e9529f102599d24bb7daee
kdebase-3.2.0 17MB 9d05be3ccd6cc0294d6153e5d4dfa63a
kdebindings-3.2.0 10MB b5721cec8c94bc4a3712e6c7c73934a5
kdeedu-3.2.0 21MB a0a59713a19fb01dd62b13b92f222d08
kdegames-3.2.0 9.1MB 30af752fbe3547a30963bf0df0380c24
kdegraphics-3.2.0 5.9MB 675dd4f557574097b911350cc47f0843
kdelibs-3.2.0 12MB 24be0d558725f4d3441fb9d580129720
kdemultimedia-3.2.0 5.1MB caa8578190d032acd3c8fa996cf9585a
kdenetwork-3.2.0 6.3MB 80d5a03ac950a7fac10bacbb122db11f
kdepim-3.2.0 7.8MB 657a61e0f3d90d2afec3820e77f81306
kdesdk-3.2.0 4.1MB 170baf93150c231605bec047d49d0742
kdetoys-3.2.0 2.7MB b9fdd2b51a25501322e3dd3301760a41
kdeutils-3.2.0 2.9MB 988480b534c1fab9003f624edb87e7a7
kdevelop-3.0.0 5.2MB fa823d9fa2444938ecafb97949500c27
quanta-3.2.0 3.9MB 77f2e92edd4caf70703b7274a461ef42
 
Old 02-06-2004, 01:05 AM   #4
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Tell you what futurist, you should have a look at kde.org they have a fair bit of info.

the main bit that you might be able to work out, is about how to install kde 3.2 using the "konstruct" facility.

I've tried this and although I've now got load's of files that mention kde 3.2 I can't get the bastard to run or start, so at the moment I'm just installing and older kde - because I'm at my "wits end" with gnome. Lot's of people go on about it, but I'm sorry to say, that I've been very disappointed with it. i find it's a load of crap, and hence I've been tring to install the kde 3.2 - the only problem is that I've got so far, but when it stop's I don't know how to decypher the error's.

But your knowledge my be good enough to get it that way.

regards

John
 
Old 02-06-2004, 02:27 AM   #5
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you answered me nothing.
 
  


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