I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux mint 19

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Brahim Salem
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I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux mint 19

Post by Brahim Salem » Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:28 pm

Ubuntu is messing gnome again with it's launcher sticking it down the throat of its users. I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux Mint with nemo by default and all the bells and whistles!!
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Re: I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux mint 19

Post by xenopeek » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:02 pm

Linux Mint 19 will come in a Cinnamon, MATE and Xfce edition. After installing Linux Mint 19 you can add Gnome Shell as a desktop environment if you want. If you want it to be the sole desktop environment I suggest you use the Xfce edition as Xfce is easiest to remove after installing another desktop environment.

Tips here on what packages to install: viewtopic.php?f=147&t=260802#p1408745
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Re: I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux mint 19

Post by Spearmint2 » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:05 pm

That's basically what MATE already provides.
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Re: I suggest a gnome shell edition of Linux mint 19

Post by Brahim Salem » Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:04 pm

but why can't we just have a ready-made edition!!
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