The second maintenance release update for the KDE Plasma 5.13 desktop environment was released today, only a week away from the last maintenance release. KDE Plasma 5.13.3 focuses on improving stability and security and fixing multiple bugs. According to the update log, KDE Plasma 5.13.3 contains a total of 33 adjustments covering multiple components, including Plasma Discover, Plasma Desktop, Plasma Workspace, plasma-integration, plasma-browser-integration, KWin, Plasma Add-ons, KDE GTK Config and others.
KDE Plasma 5.13.3 highlights include simplified FlatPak initialization process, donated URL addresses for KNS in Plasma Discover installation package manager, fixes FD leaks in MD RAID code, and Qt support in KSysGuard 5.11. Many improvements have been made to Fonts KCM.
- Fix for QtCurve settings crash when using global menu
- Fix places runner to open search, timeline and devices properly
- Fixes for stability and usability in Plasma Discover
- Correct Folder View sizing and representation switch behavior