GNOME Shell 3.18.2 has just been released with lots of bugfixes. Gnome Shell provides core user interface functions for the GNOME 3 desktop, like switching to windows and launching applications. GNOME Shell takes advantage of the capabilities of modern graphics hardware and introduces innovative user interface concepts to provide a visually attractive and easy to use experience. GNOME Shell 3.18.2 changelog Fix fullscreen animation glitches Fix window menu being closed immediately in top orientation Respect text-scaling factor under wayland Fix login screen getting stuck after authentification Fix overview being toggled while still animating Improve robustness of browser plugin Misc.
The Vinux team has announced the release of Vinux 5.0 desktop image. This release features not just the Unity Desktop, but Gnome-shell and the ever popular Gnome 2 fork called Mate. Vinux 5.0 is based upon Ubuntu Trusty Tahr 22.214.171.124 LTS. Some of the highlights in Vinux 5.0 New re-designed Vinux boot logo. Up to date accessibility infrastructure. Current Gnome-Orca and accessibility framework.