< Projects | KDE on Solaris | OpenSolaris Contents 1 What is Korona? 2 Download 3 Can I install Korona and use it in production environment? 4 So what works and what's broken? 5 I want to join the developers/build my own KDE packages 6 Contact 7 News What is Korona? Korona is a live DVD that makes it easy to peek at the current state of porting KDE4 to OpenSolaris. It's created by adding the packages of the KDE-Solaris project on top of a regular OpenSolaris image. Apart from setting KDE as default, there are no other customizations. Download ISOs are posted regularly at genunix.org Can I install Korona and use it in production environment? Please don't :-) Korona is not really a distribution. It's meant to be a test-drive thing. If Korona is not stable enough for you, then have a look at Belenix. If you like Korona, you may be better off installing regular OpenSolaris and installing KDE from the KDE-Solaris IPS repository (check the forum for latest news). So what works and what's broken? See the Status page. I want to join the developers/build my own KDE packages A step by step guide is available. Contact There is a forum. Developers hang out at the #kde4-solaris IRC channel of Freenode. News Korona 4.4.3 Brings the latest and greatest KDE 4.4.3 List of fixes and improvements: process list and other system info now work in ksysguard (https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=200646) Korona boots into a KDE session again Korona 4.3.98 Comes with KDE 4.4 RC3. Due to some not-yet-analyzed changes in gdm the Korona live-DVD autologins to GNOME. Click 'System' - 'Logout jack' - 'Logout' and the KDE4 session will come up in a few seconds. The kde-solaris project has got a bugzilla at opensolaris.org now. It should focus on issues specific to our builds, we do not intend to duplicate the upstream bugzilla. A survey was launched : survey List of fixes and improvements: Crashes of several KDEgames were fixed. Crashes of several KDEedu apps were fixed. Crashes of some akonadi apps were fixed. Desktop globe wallpaper is enabled in KDEplasma-addons KDE crash on a system with VirtualBox additions was fixed. LZMA support.was added KMix is now included. List of new issues: network-admin icon is invisible since 4.4 RC1 System Activity dialog is empty The Korona live-DVD autologins to GNOME. Click 'System' - 'Logout jack' - 'Logout' and the KDE4 session will come up in a few seconds. Korona 4.3.80 Brings you KDE 4.4.beta 1. Only KDEedu and KDEplasma-addons are missing due to unresolved build issues. The following issues are fixed: "dolphin crashes" Korona 4.3.1 It comes with new version numbering scheme ;-), the version now matches the KDE version, this means that now it ships with KDE 4.3.1 Now also kdebindings, kdepim-runtime, kdeplasma-addons and qtcreator are included. A Qt benchmark qgears is included. KDEl10n packages were dropped to make the iso smaller. The following issues are fixed: "Konqueror crashes when launched via Run Command", "Kinfocenter crashes", "nwam-manager is spawned multiple times", "Right-click on Icon Settings kills plasma" The following either new or previously untracked issues were identified: "Akonadi seems misconfigured", "Several games crash", "Some edu apps crash", "krunner crashes", "akonadi_nepomuk_email_feeder crashes", "QtCreator requires LD_LIBRARY_PATH to start correctly", "Annoying mouse bug" Retrieved from "https://techbase.kde.org/index.php?title=Projects/KDE_on_Solaris/OpenSolaris/Korona&oldid=51375" This page was last edited on 22 May 2010, at 21:29. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.