KDevelop 5.4.2 released

We today provide a stabilization and bugfix release with version 5.4.2. This is a bugfix-only release, which introduces no new features and as such is a safe and recommended update for everyone currently using a previous version of KDevelop 5.4.

You can find the updated Linux AppImage as well as the source code archives on our download page.



  • All debuggers: fix VariableCollection to unregister as texthinter provider. (commit. See bug #411371)
  • Contextbrowser: register as texthint provider to existing views on creation. (commit)
  • Fix crash on text hint being triggered after disabling code browser plugin. (commit. See bug #411371)
  • Avoid possible dereference of an invalid iterator. (commit. fixes bug #411323)
  • Kdevplatform/shell: fix outdated window title once project of document loaded. (commit)
  • Kdevplatform/shell: work-around for Qt 5.9/macOS bug showing modified indicator. (commit)
  • Kdevplatform/shell: restore document modified flag in mainwindow title. (commit)
  • Kdevplatform/shell: do not repeat query & differently for current document. (commit)
  • Indicate appsteam the ps desktop file isn't a separate application. (commit. code review D23321. fixes bug #410687)
  • Clang: fix tooltip missing closing bracket with default argument calls. (commit)
  • Include more hidden files in projectfilter plugin (CI, Lint configs...). (commit)


No user-relevant changes.


No user-relevant changes.