guimaster wrote:I have the backports option checked inside of the Mint version of Software Sources. I also have the option enabled via the Software Sources option in the Muon Software Center. I am still at 4.7.4. Does it not use the same backports PPA as Kubuntu?
I guess that the Kubuntu repos are more "Bleeding Edge" than the Ubuntu repos, and the Mint KDE backports must be assigned to the Ubuntu repos rather than the Kubuntu repos. I added the Kubuntu repos and 4.8 installed just fine.