KDE 3.1.4 Packages Available for Solaris 8

Stefan Teleman

reported today

to the

kde-solaris mailinglist

that KDE 3.1.4 packages for Solaris 8 are

now available
The packages have been build with the Sun Forte 8 compiler. Before rushing off to try the packages it is strongly recommended to read the

installation instructions
first. If you still encounter problems after you have followed the instructions you are welcome to report them to the kde-solaris mailinglist where Stefan will try to help you.

This distribution requires Sun OpenGL 1.3 which is freely available for

from Sun.

The default installation directory trees are:


I'm not using Solaris anymore but that's great news.

By JC at Mon, 2003/12/15 - 6:00am

Cool, great work Stefan!

By ac at Mon, 2003/12/15 - 6:00am

:-) very good work

By Phemt at Mon, 2003/12/15 - 6:00am

Solaris and KDE make an excellent combination for workstations. Outstanding work!

By Sc00b at Tue, 2003/12/16 - 6:00am

For the very kind and supportive comments!


By Stefan Teleman at Fri, 2003/12/19 - 6:00am

Trying out the new free Solaris x86 just became feasible ... ;-)

By Eike Hein at Sat, 2003/12/20 - 6:00am

I try to download 3.1.4 for my SunSolaris 8 but I don't find it in the server. Please advise where I can download the latet version of KDE for SunSolaris 8. Thank you.


By Teh Kok How at Wed, 2005/07/13 - 5:00am