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New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?) (Solved)

Post by Jørn Rudolph » Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:48 am

Good Friday to you ....

New version of Linux Mint
(Have you tried it, yet ?)

.... I mean : Newer version then 18.3 - Sylvia ....
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Mattyboy » Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:02 am

Ohhhh, approved for BETA https://community.linuxmint.com/iso

I'll tell you in a couple of hours :lol:

EDIT: If a can find the damn download :lol:

EDIT EDIT Doh!! https://community.linuxmint.com/iso

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by kc1di » Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:30 am

The beta is not going to be released until monday 6/4/18. According the Clem
All 3 editions of Linux Mint 19 (Cinnamon, MATE, Xfce) are currently in QA. The various bugs which were found were fixed and we’re expecting them to pass QA tomorrow. We’re planning the BETA release for Monday the 4th.
- per monthly blog. So you will have to wait till Monday.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Mattyboy » Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:38 am

Currently testing in VM
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by FullTimer1489 » Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:08 pm

I installed Ubuntu 18.04 and enabled Tara with Linux Mint Pinnings.
I have been running it for 2 weeks with no problems at all.
Hard part was with installing and configuring the new wine version.
To run Adobe AIR.
I will still check out the iso when I comes out on Monday. :D

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Post by 7im4pple » Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:44 pm

Been running it since yesterday.. rock solid so far.

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Moem » Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:48 am

No. I'm in no hurry: 18.3 is working fine. I'm going to wait until it's good and ready. Mint is my OS, not my project... :)
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Pierre » Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:21 am

YUP - - currently got LM19.32 Mate to play with, in a VirtualBox, of course.
8)
there is a System CheckPoint, at the time of installation complete,
and TimeShift is also engaged, too.

so, there is lots of redundancy, if it screws up, in the next few weeks or so.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by stephanieswitzer » Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:41 am

I downloaded the Linux Mint 19 “Tara” Cinnamon Edition (Beta) and flashed it to a USB. I fiddled with the live version but I'll wait until the final version is released and then wait a little more just to be sure. The live version seemed to work without any problems I could see from the brief time I had it running.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by michael louwe » Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:17 pm

Timeshift Restore is not always 100% reliable, especially after a buggy kernel or CPU microcode update – similar to Windows System Restore being not 100% reliable.
....... Also, it is a hassle and not easy to do a Timeshift Restore after a buggy update has borked the system.

If Timeshift in LM 19 is activated and all Level updates are applied by default, this may not bode well for the future of LM, especially for newbies.

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Kilz » Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:03 pm

I have been running it since Saturday when it was found that the iso was live on the mirrors. I find it polished and very stable. Running Cinnamon 64bit with cairo dock.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by majpooper » Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:19 pm

Moem wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:48 am
No. I'm in no hurry: 18.3 is working fine. I'm going to wait until it's good and ready. Mint is my OS, not my project... :)
ditto here, at least for my daily driver - my laptop on the other hand . . . . . I just cannot resist :roll:

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by JerryF » Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:37 pm

Jørn Rudolph wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:48 am
Good Friday to you ....

New version of Linux Mint
(Have you tried it, yet ?)

.... I mean : Newer version then 18.3 - Sylvia ....
Not yet, but I will soon.
IF your problem has been solved, please edit your ORIGINAL post and add [SOLVED] to the beginning of the Subject Line. It helps other members when browsing posts.

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by MintBean » Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:01 pm

Yeah... I always ignore good sense and install the beta over the previous version on my daily driver as soon as it's available. It hasn't let me down yet, and this time is no different.

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Kilz » Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:37 pm

Moem wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:48 am
No. I'm in no hurry: 18.3 is working fine. I'm going to wait until it's good and ready. Mint is my OS, not my project... :)
Everyone does what they can. Some people donate money, others contribute in other ways like testing beta releases and reporting bugs.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by littlehuman » Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:48 pm

I'm testing Cinnamon edition in a VM. Absolutely wonderful. The interface is very, very responsive for running in a VM, looks very promising when it will run on physical machine.

Look and feel and new icons are just splendid. Amazing work.

Will install it as soon as it's released.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by InkedAZ » Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:59 pm

I've been running it since Friday afternoon and only one issue, the issue with installing .deb files with gdebi. Updated libraries so now ESO looks/plays perfectly with DXVK.
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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by Hoser Rob » Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:41 am

7im4pple wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:44 pm
Been running it since yesterday.. rock solid so far.

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by lmuserx4849 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 3:28 am

Mattyboy wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:02 am
...
EDIT: If a can find the damn download :lol:
...
From https://www.linuxmint.com, click Download > All Versions > 19

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Re: New version of Linux Mint (Have you tried it, yet ?)

Post by 151tom » Wed Jun 06, 2018 7:31 am

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