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Welcome! 1 March 4, 2017
Our new website and a new sponsorship 6 May 20, 2019
Frameworks 5.56.0, Plasma 5.15.3, and Applications 18.12.3 by KDE are now available 4 April 29, 2019
Firefox package renamed since 66.0.2 7 May 12, 2019
Current status of the testing repository [2019-03-09 - 2019-04-28] 2 April 20, 2019
Linux 4.19.26 and Plasma 5.15.2 are now available 1 March 8, 2019
Chakra 2019.03 “Hawking” RC4 released 17 April 15, 2019
Current status of the testing repository [2019-02-27 - 2019-03-08] 3 March 8, 2019
Qt 5.12.1, Plasma 5.15.1, and Pacman 5.1.2 are now available 12 March 5, 2019
FreeSync support with Nvidia now available in Chakra 3 April 10, 2019
Current status of the testing repository [2019-02-15 - 2019-02-27] 13 February 27, 2019
Frameworks 5.55.0, Plasma 5.15.0, and Applications 18.12.2 by KDE are now available 4 February 27, 2019
Current status of the testing repository [2019-02-07 - 2019-02-14] 7 February 14, 2019
Frameworks 5.54.0, Plasma 5.14.5, and Applications 18.12.1 by KDE are now available 2 February 17, 2019
E-mail addresses used for replying by e-mail to our Discourse and GitLab EE installations have been changed - replying to old e-mails sent from there may no longer work 2 February 17, 2019
Chakra 2019.01 “Hawking” RC3 released 19 February 28, 2019
Current status of the testing repository [2019-01-06 - 2019-02-06] 2 February 6, 2019
Frameworks 5.53.0, Plasma 5.14.4, and Applications 18.12.0 by KDE, and Qt 5.12.0, Linux 4.19.12 with the ck patchset, and systemd 239.303 are now available 3 February 17, 2019
PHP 5.6 removed due to being EOL 4 February 16, 2019
Here’s to our work done in 2018, and a great 2019! 6 February 17, 2019
Chakra 2019.01 "Hawking" RC2 released 26 January 16, 2019
Chakra 2018.12 "Hawking" RC1 released 36 December 30, 2018
Latest status of the testing repository [3 Dec 2018 - 05 Jan 2019] 18 January 5, 2019
Plasma 5.14.4, Applications 18.08.3 and Frameworks 5.52.0 by KDE now available to all Chakra users 10 January 5, 2019
Linux kernel 4.19 with ck patch enabled 20 January 13, 2019
Latest status of the testing repository [28 Oct 2018 - 02 Dec 2018] 6 December 15, 2018
Scheduled maintenance from 2018-11-03T07:00Z to 2018-11-03T19:00Z affecting community.chakralinux.org 2 December 15, 2018
Plasma 5.14.2, Applications 18.08.2 and Frameworks 5.51.0 by KDE now available to all Chakra users 2 December 10, 2018
Latest status of the testing repository [18 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018] 4 November 3, 2018
Linux and systemd updates, with Plasma 5.13.5, Applications 18.08.1 and Frameworks 5.50 by KDE now available to all Chakra users 24 November 29, 2018