MX 19.2 KDE BETA 1 released; screenshots
The MX community has announced the release of MX 19.2 KDE beta1 for the testing. MX 19.2 KDE beta1 includes all core benefits of the MX releases, along with the KDE Plasma experience.
MX-19.2 KDE is the first official release from the MX project that features a KDE/Plasma desktop. It also includes Qt-based applications that make Plasma experience more complete.
By introducing the Plasma Desktop in MX, the MX team is trying to make the distribution appealing for a wider range of users. Currently, MX officially supports Xfce and Fluxbox ecosystems.
The main highlights of MX-19.2 KDE include the below.
- KDE/plasma 5.14.5 (current Debian buster version)
- GIMP 2.10.12
- MESA 20.0.7 (AHS)
- MX AHS firmware package
- Debian (AHS) 5.6 kernel
- Browser: Firefox 78
- Video Player: VLC 3.0.11
- Music Manager/Player: Clementine 1.3.1
- Email client: Thunderbird 68.9
- Office suite: LibreOffice 6.1.5 (plus security fixes) (6.4 available in MX-Packageinstaller->Popular Apps)
For further information on MX-19.2 KDE beta1, read the official release announcement.
MX 19.2 KDE BETA1 screenshots
01 MX Welcome01.1 About MX02 MX Plasma Desktop03 Application Menu04 Dolphin File Manager05 Konsole Terminal06 Yakuake Dropdown terminal07 Busy Desktop08 Window switching09 Firefox Browser10 VLC Media Player11 digikam12 Gwenview13 Clementine Music Player14 LibreOffice15 GIMP splash16 GIMP in action17 MX-Updater18 MX-Tools19 MX-Tweaks20 MX Software21 MX Flatpak22 System Settings23 Background Selection24 Resource Usage - KSysGuard25 Resource Usage - htop26 Resource Usage - top27 Calendar Widget28 Battery and brightness widget29 Leave Menu30 Leave Confirmation