MATE repository provides a production quality rolling release repository for the MATE Desktop Environment. Users subscribed to this repository will feature either STABLE releases or stabilized development snapshots. Currently this repository only provides upstream official releases and no 3rd party packages.
The great thing about Linux is the choices we have available to us. One of the choices are many different Windows Managers. There are the two big ones KDE and GNOME 3, but what if you miss the old GNOME 2 interface and don’t really care for GNOME 3? Well, that’s where MATE Desktop comes […]
I’ve been browsing distrowatch.com lately noticing something that is happening for some time now, but maybe surprised me for the first time because it is still happening. What I am talking about is that there are more Linux distributions releasing new versions using Gnome 2.32 than Gnome 3.4!
LinuxMint13 RC is available for testing, this release comes with 2 versions in a separated dvd`s: Mate and Cinnamon. For LinuxMint13 Cinnamon, apart of being very light offers some customization and integration of new applets, extensions and themes that can be found on the official website of Cinnamon. for Linux Mint13 Mate, also offers a […]
MATE a traditional desktop environment that forked from Gnome 2 and is available as for those users who want the original Gnome 2 environment. The name ‘mate’ is derived from the South American beverage called mate that is made from the herb ‘yerba mate’. MATE, the desktop, is now available on Linux Mint and is packaged […]
Linux Mint 12 RC comes with two option of desktop environment: One built with GNOME 3.2 and MGSE and other with GNOME 2.3 and MATE. In this post we will show how to Gnome shell extenstion Mate for LinuxMint in Ubuntu11.10.