Update Info


Recommended update for KDE Plasma 5

Type: recommended
Severity: low
Issued: 2017-04-06
This update contains KDE Plasma 5.8.6, a general bugfix release.

The following components were updated: 

kde-gtk-config5, kscreen5, kscreenlocker, ksysguard5, libkscreen2, plasma-nm5, plasma5-sdk

The upstream announcements are available here:
* https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.8.6.php
* https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.8.5.php
* https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.8.4.php
* https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.8.3.php

Changes in kde-gtk-config:

- Properly retrieve all boolean properties.
- Don't break compatibility with old configs.
- Fix gtk-primary-button-warps-slider with GTK 2.
- Make sure we check theme tarballs when they're set.

Changes in kscreen5:

- Guard against nullptr-access to the OutputPtr.
- Apply config change after correcting invalid mode.
- No use in setting modes on disabled outputs.
- Correct possibly invalid current mode.

Changes in kscreenlocker:

- Focusing in screenlocker.
- Fix crash in Screen Locker KCM on teardown.

Changes in ksysguard5:

- Fix array allocation for non-continuous cpu numbers.
- Use unicode codepoint instead of UTF-8 literal.

Changes in libkscreen2:

- Fix type argument for get property call.
- Disable logging to kscreen.log by default.
- Allow changing an output's modelist at runtime.

Changes in plasma-nm5:

- Fix crash caused by notifications use-after-free.
- OpenVPN: Remove previously configured secrets to avoid passing them back.
- Use KDE specific page for captive portal redirection.
- Some captive portals seems to have problem redirecting from https.
- Revert "Pass protocol type to openconnect".
- Pass protocol type to openconnect.

Changes in plasma5-sdk:

- Update to KDevplatform API change.
- Fix handling of paths with whitespace in bash.
- Update to KDevplatform API change
- Requires now kirigami.



No references


  • kde-gtk-config5-5.8.6-6.1
  • kscreen5-5.8.6-5.1
  • kscreenlocker-5.8.6-5.1
  • ksysguard5-5.8.6-5.1
  • libkscreen2-5.8.6-5.1
  • plasma-nm5-5.8.6-5.1
  • plasma5-sdk-5.8.6-5.1