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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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