sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
sudo apt-get update
Sam Poison Oak wrote:Well... one more quiz! using the backports will add a kubuntu session on the login screen beside the plasma workspace or is it updating the actual wokspace and not showing any other session?
Sam Poison Oak wrote:Is adding the backports the safe way to do the update using mintupdate? No matter they're on level 3? Should I wait till'em reach level 2?
Hawkeye_52 wrote:Once Linux Mint offers 4.8, will the Kubuntu backport be necessary? Will it matter whether that ppa is active after that time, or not?
I have never used, nor am I familiar with how backports are used, so any info will be beneficial...
mads wrote:- after upgrading kubuntu backports should not be removed
Matti L wrote:I had a problem with OpenGL crashing KWin (or something) all the time after installing Mint 12 KDE, but after adding Kubuntu backports and updating to 4.8 everything's been working fine.
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