Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS released

Martin Wimpress recently announced the release of Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS which has been in development for nearly 2 years. This latest release features the latest MATE desktop environment, and support for Ubuntu Snappy command-line package manager.


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Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS Update:

  • Added ubuntu-snappy-cli to the default install.
  • Updated Ubuntu MATE Welcome to 16.04.9.
    • Updated translations and assorted bugs fixes
    • Updated to install Telegram from a PPA maintained by Martin Wimpress that has fixes Indicator icons.
    • Updated Vivaldi to the stable release.
    • Improved partition resizing for the Raspberry Pi.
  • Update MATE Menu 5.7.1
    • Fixed the menu being offset from the panel when using Compiz
    • Fixed configuring a custom heading colour
    • Fixed displaying the Software Boutique as package manager if it is available
    • Fixed drawing the menu over existing windows
  • Updated MATE Tweak to 3.5.10
    • Fixed aggressive setting of the xcursor theme
    • Fixed psutil.AccessDenied crash
    • Fixed handling of “unknown” window managers
    • Fixed ordering of notebook entries
    • Fixed toggling of menu bar features
    • Modified composited window managers to use a phase delayed startup
  • Updated Caja Dropbox to 1.12.0-3
    • Fixed the missing tray icon by executing via dbus-launch to ensure
  • Updated Blueman to 2.0.4-1ubuntu2
    • Fixed blueman-applet crashing on startup
  • Updated Ubuntu MATE Artwork to 16.04.6
    • Assorted bug fixes and refinements 1563971
  • Updated to Ubuntu MATE Settings 16.04.5
    • Modified composited window managers to use a phase delayed startup
  • Updated MATE Control Center to 1.12.1.
    • Fixes configuration of all Windows focus modes
  • Updated MATE Session Manager to 1.12.2.
    • Minor bugs fixes.
  • Prepared the Ubuntu MATE 16.04 image for the Raspberry Pi 2 and Raspberry Pi 3.

See Press Kit for full changelog

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