Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” KDE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” KDE. Linux Mint 15 Olivia KDE is a vibrant, innovative, advanced, modern looking and full-featured desktop environment. This edition features all the improvements from the latest Linux Mint release on top of KDE 4.10. New features at a glance: KDE 4.10 MDM […]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” Xfce released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” Xfce. Linux Mint 15 Olivia Xfce is a lightweight desktop environment which aims to be fast and low on system resources, while still being visually appealing and user friendly. This edition features all the improvements from the latest Linux Mint release on […]

A preview of the new MintBox

When Linux Mint 15 Olivia was released, CompuLab changed their homepage on http://www.fit-pc.com to include this banner: We’ve always had a fantastic relationship with the staff at CompuLab and we’re working hard on the new MintBox, but this was a surprise and I wanted to thank them for doing this. There’s a lot of respect […]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” Xfce RC released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” Xfce RC. Linux Mint 15 Olivia Xfce is a lightweight desktop environment which aims to be fast and low on system resources, while still being visually appealing and user friendly. This edition features all the improvements from the latest Linux Mint release […]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” KDE RC released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” KDE RC. Linux Mint 15 Olivia KDE is a vibrant, innovative, advanced, modern looking and full-featured desktop environment. This edition features all the improvements from the latest Linux Mint release on top of KDE 4.10. New features at a glance: KDE 4.10 […]

Linux Mint 16 “Petra”

Linux Mint 16 will be named “Petra” and should be available at the end of November 2013. Petra is derived from the Greek “petros” which means “rock”. It is a common name in Germany, Croatia, Hungary, Macedonia and the Czech Republic. Linux Mint 16 “Petra” will feature the following editions: Cinnamon MATE KDE Xfce Read […]

Apologies for the downtime

Due to a power outage in one of our datacenters, two of our servers went down: packages.linuxmint.com (the main repository) debian.linuxmint.com (the LMDE repository) The situation was not critical, since both of these repositories are mirrored (http://www.linuxmint.com/mirrors.php), but the downtime lasted approximately 8 hours. The situation seems to be completely resolved now and both servers […]

Monthly News – May 2013

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Y PPA Manager 0.9.9 Released With Support For Linux Mint 15 And Ubuntu 13.10 [Quick Update]

Quick update: today I’ve released Y PPA Manager 0.9.9 with support for Linux Mint 15 Olivia as well as the latest Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander (currently under development).For those not familiar with Y PPA Manager, this is a tool that lets you easily add, remove or purge PPAs as well as search for packages in […]

Linux Mint 15 `Olivia` Available For Download [Screenshots Tour]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia”, based on Ubuntu 13.04, has been released today and is available, as usual, in two editions: MATE and Cinnamon. Let’s take a look at what’s new!Linux Mint 15 “Olivia”The features below are shared between the two main Linux Mint editions: Cinnamon and MATE.Linux Mint 15 ships with a new tool that […]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia”. Linux Mint 15 Olivia Linux Mint 15 is the most ambitious release since the start of the project. MATE 1.6 is greatly improved and Cinnamon 1.8 offers a ton of new features, including a screensaver and a unified control center. The login […]

How To Install MDM 1.2.5 From Linux Mint 15 In Ubuntu

MDM is the default Linux Mint display manager, forked from GDM 2.20, which means it supports the old GDM themes. Linux Mint 15 will ship with MDM 1.2.5 which has received support for HTML greeters (supports HTML5, CSS, Javascript and WebGL) and if you want to install it in Ubuntu, you can use a PPA […]

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” RC released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” RC. Linux Mint 15 Olivia Linux Mint 15 is the most ambitious release since the start of the project. MATE 1.6 is greatly improved and Cinnamon 1.8 offers a ton of new features, including a screensaver and a unified control center. The […]

Linux Mint 15 ‘Olivia’ RC has been Released

Linux Mint is an Ubuntu-based distribution whose goal is to provide a more complete out-of-the-box experience by including browser plugins, media codecs, support for DVD playback, Java and other components. It also adds a custom desktop and menus, several unique configuration tools, and a web-based package installation interface. Linux Mint is compatible with Ubuntu software […]

Cinnamon 1.8 Gets Its Own Control Center And Screensaver, Easier Spices Installation

Cinnamon, the desktop environment used by default in Linux Mint, has reached version 1.8, getting its own Control Center, screensaver and more.Cinnamon is a GNOME Shell fork which tries to offer the layout and customizability of GNOME 2: by default there’s a panel at the bottom (but optionally, you can also get one on top […]

Monthly News – March 2013

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Monthly News – April 2013

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QMMP Media Player for Ubuntu 13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint

Install QMMP Media Player in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Linux Mint Qmmp media player is an audio player which gives feel like winamp or xmms. This program is written with help of Qt library. There are plenty of skins available for Qmmp player. Qmmp is using MPEG v1/2 layer 1/2/3 decoder. FFap which […]

Linux Mint Debian 201303 released!

The team is proud to announce the release of LMDE 201303. Screenshots LMDE 201303 Cinnamon Edition LMDE 201303 MATE Edition Highlights Update Pack 6 MATE 1.4 Cinnamon 1.6 Installer improvements (graphical timezone and keyboard selection, support for installation on multiple HDD, slideshow, webcam and face picture support) Device Driver Manager Plymouth splash screen If you’re […]

Monthly Stats – February 2013

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