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KDE provides minor point releases approximately every month after a major point release of the main modules.
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As stable releases these are recommended to a wide user base who expect a high degree of stability.  Changes should therefore be verifiable, reliable and regression free.
These releases must only contain:
* Fixes for severe bugs: security vulnerabilities, severe regressions from previous releases, data loss bugs
* Fixes for bugs which are easy to verify
* Updated translations
* Updated manuals
They must not contain:
* API changes in public libraries
* New strings
In case you need absolutely new API or new strings to fix a important bug, approval from the relevant teams is needed.
* For API changes in public libraries you need the approval of kde-core-devel
* For new strings you need the approval of kde-i18n-doc

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