Cinnamon

Cinnamon 3.0.6 released, Install on Linux Mint

Cinnamon 3.0.6 recently released, is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. This latest release comes with a number of fixes highlighted below. Cinnamon 3.0.6 Changelog: Add a generic “bluetooth” icon power applet: Don’t connect to any signals that call _devicesChanged until we have the power proxy (since the callbacks assume we do have it).

Cinnamon Desktop 3.0.2 released with lots of fixes

Cinnamon 3.0.2 recently released, is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. This latest release comes with a number of fixes highlighted below. Cinnamon 3.0.2 Highlights: Cache generated thumbnails Fix desktop effects on dialogs and menus This prevents desktop effects on dialogs and menus from being used if desktop-effects Power applet: Fixed declaration of alias variable Window list: Fixed call on null object Fix handling of device icon where gicon is None cinnamon-settings: Don’t set the stack switcher to use the main settings stack on creation This is causing visual glitches in a lot of gtk themes when changing from the main icon view to a page that displays the stack switcher Fix highlighting not working correctly for multiple instances of an applet ExtensionCore.

Cinnamon 3.0 released – A Desktop Interactive Environment

Cinnamon 3.0 recently released, is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. Cinnamon 3.0 Highlights: Window management improvements on tiling, mapping and unmapping windows, compositor’s window groups and tracking of full screen windows Improved out of the box touchpad support (edge-scrolling and two-finger-scrolling can now be configured independently and are both enabled by default) New accessibility and sound settings (both rewritten as native cinnamon-settings modules) Battery powered devices can be renamed Different favorite applications can now be set for plain-text, documents and source code files Panel launchers now include application actions Animation effects are now enabled by default on dialogs and menus Favorites and system options can now be disabled in the menu applet The photo-frame desklet now also scans subdirectories Improved support for GTK 3.

ClamTK 5.20 Clam Antivirus released

ClamTk 5.20 Clam Antivirus recently released, is an open source desktop application that provides users with a graphical user interface for Clam AntiVirus virus scanner application that runs on Linux-based operating systems. ClamTk uses Perl and Gtk libraries and it’s designed to be an easy-to-use, lightweight, on-demand antivirus scanner for Linux systems. It has been ported to Fedora, Debian, RedHat, openSUSE, ALT Linux, Ubuntu, CentOS, Gentoo, Archlinux, Mandriva, PCLinuxOS, Frugalware, FreeBSD, and others ClamTk 5.

Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” Cinnamon Beta features Cinnamon 2.8, MDM 2.0, Linux kernel 3.19 and Ubuntu 14.04 package base

Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” Cinnamon Beta Edition had just been released and this release comes with Cinnamon 2.8. Linux Mint 17.3 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2019. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use. Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” Cinnamon Update: New features: Software repositories are mirrored (i.e. duplicated on many servers) all over the world.

Cinnamon 2.8 released and will be featured in Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa”

Cinnamon 2.8 is now available for install and will be released also as part of Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” sometime end of November. Cinnamon is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. Cinnamon 2.8 Highlights: Better applets Sound applet – The sound applet was given a fresh new layout. The track information and media controls are now part of a new overlay which sits on top of the cover art.

Cinnamon 2.6.8 released for Linux Mint 17.2 “Rafaela”

Cinnamon 2.6.8 is now available for install on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela. Cinnamon is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. Cinnamon 2.6.8 changelog Fix typo in doc windowManager.js: fix typo; panel.js: fix panel autohide glitch applet.js: don’t use deprecated MenuItem Revert “Menu applet: Removed context menu on recent items (overkill and we’re really struggling with performance at startup)” Power applet: Fixed panel icon not getting refreshed after falling back to brightness icon (after a suspend/resume for instance) Power Settings: Added missing “self” in front of function Background settings: Don’t fail when locale isn’t as expected (fixes “LC_ALL=C cinnamon-settings backgrounds”) Display Volume OSD on primary monitor correctly windowManager.

Cinnamon 2.6.3 released in Repository for Linux Mint

Cinnamon 2.6.3 is now available for install on Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca and LMDE 2. Cinnamon is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. This latest update comes with a number of fixes and changes: Cinnamon 2.6.3 changelog mint-x-icons: Updated pidgin tray icons cinnamon-desktop, cinnamon-session, cinnamon-settings-daemon, cinnamon-screensaver Split “use-systemd” configuration key into three different keys for cinnamon-settings-daemon, cinnamon-session and cinnamon-screensaver Note: In Betsy, you’ll want to set the session and settings-daemon keys to true, and the screensaver key to false.

Cinnamon 2.4.8 updates out

Cinnamon 2.4.8 is now available for install / update. Cinnamon is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and featuring a traditional layout, built from modern technology for user experience. This latest update comes with a number of fixes and changes: cinnamon Fixed wrong week number in calendar applet Background slideshow: use os.execvp instead of os.system to keep cinnamon-slideshow from having child processes Update xlet stylesheet as well on “Alt+F2 rt” Added missing tooltip for Keybinding xlet widgets Fixed a memory leak Tweaked how the panel icon is used to prevent occasionally getting an oversized icons when restarting cinnamon or changing cinnamon themes Applet.

MakuluLinux 8.0 Cinnamon released with built-in Wine support

The MakuluLinux project has announced the release of MakuluLinux 8.0 Cinnamon edition. According to the release announcement, this is the first 64-bit edition of the OS. One notable feature in this release is Makulu now offers a Built in constructor tool, this tool lets you quickly and easily create a 100% snapshot of your LIVE system as it is, save it into a ISO that can be then re-installed on a new computer.

Change your Ubuntu Folder color

If you desire to have a better visual layout of your Ubuntu folder directories, then Folder Color is what you need. Folder Color is an open-source application that allows users to easily color or change the color of their folder icons. This was initially used in Nautilus but now also added to the default repoitory for Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet. Folder Color supports the following file browsers Nautilus, Nemo & Caja in these desktops: Unity, GNOME, Cinnamon, & MATE You can choose the color or emblem of a folder from a predefined color templates Change the color of a folder with just a right click!

Linux Mint 17 ‘Qiana’ Final Version Released

The LinuxMint team has announced the release of Linux Mint 17 “Qiana” Final version (Both Cinnamon & MATE Flavors). Linux Mint 17 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2019. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use. Few New features at a glance with some screenshots: Update Manager Drivers Manager

Install Linux Mint 16 Petra Cinnamon on VirtualBox

Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon Edition recently released as part of the Linux Mint 16 Editions codename “Petra” is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and a traditional user experience. The desktop layout is similar to GNOME Panel (GNOME 2); however, the underlying technology was forked from GNOME Shell (GNOME 3). The emphasis is put on making users feel at home and providing them with an easy to use and comfortable desktop experience.