Talking about Linux Mint is talking about one of the most famous Linux distributions based on Ubuntu / Debian where comfort and elegance are not at odds. After several years developments and getting the version of mint 18, prepares us a series of novelties for their next edition they will not leave anyone indifferent.
As on previous occasions, the edition version of Mint will also be distributed as a system update for all those users who already have version 17.3 «Pink». New desktops and standard applications for the 18th edition of Mint.
To start we will talk about your desktop, the most visual and striking part of the entire operating system. On this occasion will feature Cinnamon 3.0 and Mat 1.14 versions as key environments that, while still in full development, will include numerous improvements, including GTK + 3 support.
Although great details cannot yet be specified, we have learned that, for example, Cinammon will feature vertical panels and multiple background images, A collection of new icons based on Arc and Moka and GTK themes (Named at the moment as Mint-X and Mint-I). There will be one new sound setup screen completely rewritten in Python.
In the same way, both MAT 1.14 and Cinnamon 3 will have better support in window scrolling, Being able to do it from the pulsation with two fingers on the touch pad. In this way, the function called Natural Displacement (natural scrolling), Hereinafter referred to as Reverse Displacement (Reverse scrolling direction).
Finally, there will also be news regarding update Manager which will also have new improvements. This graphics package manager that is included by default in the system will start supporting HiDPI resolutions of high density. will have new system kernel upgrade options, As well as new widgets and animations by the windows of our system.