A few hours ago a development version of the new Linux Mint 18 Xfce. This version is a beta of what will be the next official flavor of Linux Mint 18. And although it is not a stable version, it is indicative of what will come in the next version.
But we must remember that is a development version, A version not intended for production computers, however stable it may seem to those of us who tested this distribution. The new Linux Mint 18 Xfce is based on Linux Mint 18 which in turn is based on Ubuntu 16.04, comes with Xfce 4.12, The latest version of this desktop and the Linux kernel 4.4. All managed by the MDM 2.0 login manager.
In this new version we can see how the development guys of this official taste have opted for implement Mint-I, The new official Linux Mint artwork that in the main version is not enabled by default. We also see or have the famous X-Apps, Applications that have a certain function and is based on a certain application but with a common basis that makes them have fewer operating problems or work independently of the programs we have installed in the distribution.
The specifications or requirements to be able to install Linux Mint 18 Xfce are:
- 512 Mb of copper
- 9 GB of hard drive.
- Graphics card capable of 800 × 600 pixels resolution (1024 x 768 pixels resolution is recommended).
currently is you can install via dvd or via USB, two ways to install that all computers and laptops can use.
Xfce is a great desktop and no wonder Linux Mint Xfce Edition is one of the most used flavors of Linux Mint, Not only for its lightness but also for its performance and optimization. In any case, we hope that the new version will continue with the results of Xfce, good results for all users Don’t you believe?