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Re: Linux Mint 11 Now With LXDE, for Older Machines

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____/ Sinister Midget on Wednesday 17 Aug 2011 14:29 : \____

> On 2011-08-16, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> claimed:
>> LXDE edition of Linux Mint 11 arrives
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>| Linux Mint 11 LXDE has been released, offering a number of improvements in
>>| the UI, a faster update manager, better overlay scrollbars and more. The
>>| release comes just under three months after the release of the main version
>>| of Linux Mint 11. In the LXDE version, Mint 11's Software Manager has been
>>| made more visually attractive with larger icons and a better layout and the
>>| Mint-X theme works better with more applications. What's New in Linux Mint
>>| 11 has screenshots and details of these and other changes in the
>>| Ubuntu-based distribution.
>> `----
>> http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/LXDE-edition-of-Linux-Mint-11-arrives-1323882.html
> You don't need an "older" machine to enjoy it. LXDE is light and
> attractive, whether you use an old workhorse or a new power monster.
> LXDE does light right (not overly light, not heavy at all, completely
> configurable, albeit still mostly through manual editing). The last
> Mint version was a peach. I can't wait to try the latest out. Already
> downloaded. I may have time Friday to install and set it up.

Mint 10 was probably the best distro I ever used and installed for people.
It was... Mint.

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