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What is Mint?

Postby Prince of Maine on Mon Aug 20, 2007 5:46 am

I installed Mint on Friday and after this weekend I'm pretty confused. I can't recognize any differences between Mint and Kubuntu. O.K., Mint comes out with another Iconset and Style and also with some codecs, but after some apt-get in Kubuntu, I have the style and the codecs, too.

What is the Mint-repo for? Is it a kind of backport, delivering new packages between the Ubuntu-releases? What do Mint want to make better?

(Excuse my mistakes. I'm not a native speaker.)
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Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.

Postby scorp123 on Mon Aug 20, 2007 6:14 am

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Postby Ede on Tue Aug 21, 2007 12:24 am

The mint-repos is for software maintained by the mint-team, like mintfile, mintdisk and such and it's updates.
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