The first minor update to KDE 4.1, KDE 4.1.1, is planned for release on September 3rd with two more point releases before ending out the year (KDE 4.1 release schedule). Meanwhile, the next major KDE release (v4.2) is planned to arrive on January 27, 2009. Four development releases will come prior to the final release (KDE 4.2 release schedule).
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