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KDE 4.8.4 Changelog

Changes in KDE 4.8.4

kdelibs [ all SVN changes ]


  • Do not show email icon in the About dialog if the author has no email associated. See Git commit c9b6191.



kdepim [ all SVN changes ]


  • Fix crash when saving new alarm. Fixes bug 300376. See Git commit 1f9a2a3.
  • Warn user and disable KAlarm if Akonadi fails to run. Fixes bug 300083. See Git commit 37458cc.


  • Save size of message/mime splitter on size change. See Git commit dd56260.

kdeutils [ all SVN changes ]


  • Do not refresh keys that are unchanged after download from keyserver. See Git commit be8ce44.
  • Prevent that a key shows up twice after reloading it from keyserver. Fixes bug 299044. See Git commit 2fe1b68.

kdeworkspace [ all SVN changes ]


  • Crashing and forcing number of desktops to one Fixes bug 174118. See Git commit 0910f10.
  • kwin crash switching desktop Fixes bug 285747. See Git commit 19c0fa5.
  • KWin crash, when trying to use the new qml-based switcher Fixes bug 290482. See Git commit 19c0fa5.
  • Shader Effects get loaded with OpenGL 1 backend Fixes bug 299426. See Git commit db42152.
  • Screen Transformation not reset after using Cube Effect Fixes bug 299869. See Git commit 6a950aa.
  • mplayer2 loses keyboard input after switching to fullscreen Fixes bug 300245. See Git commit b6081d6.
  • The composition with OpenGL (the default) has sent in KWin crashes in the past. Fixes bug 300768. See Git commit 08c10bf.

kdebase [ all SVN changes ]


  • Improve arrow key navigation in details-view with expanded folders. Fixes bug 300582. See Git commit 93daada.
  • Show all items in the directory when the name filter is cleared. Fixes bug 300504. See Git commit 288473a.
  • Assure that a newly created item gets selected and visible. Fixes bug 291064. See Git commit 0139537.


  • Do not forward the button release event when Shift is also pressed. Fixes bug 299437. See Git commit efae7d9.
  • Memory-based history should save and restore the 'isRealCharacter' field. Fixes bugs 294330 and 299252. See Git commit cc72338.

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