Download MATE 1.8.1 for Ubuntu/Debian Linux

The new version of MATE 1.8.1 is now available for download. MATE is a nice desktop manager that mostly used by Linux Mint. For Debian and Ubuntu users, you can find the DEB file for this MATE 1.8.1 at the end of this post. If you don’t line Unity or Gnome desktop, MATE could be a good alternative for you. MATE is simple, easy to use and also beautiful. It can be customized to meet your needs.

mate 1.8.1 for ubuntu

This new version of MATE 1.8.1 comes with many improvements and updates on the following sections:

Caja (file manager):
Added option to use IEC units instead of SI units
Added “Open parent location” option in context menu in search view
Marco (window manager):
Added side-by-side tiling (windows snapping)
Added support to run dialog and main menu opening with metacity keybindings
Show a progress bar in logout dialog
Control center:
Added support for Metacity as window manager
MATE Desktop library:
Added MATE User Guide
Added mpaste tool for
Eye Of MATE (image viewer):
Added shuffle mode in slideshow
Engrampa (file archiver):
Show always the “extract to” action in caja extension
Show date and time in lock dialog
Added undo functionality to sticky note applet
New “command” applet to show the output of a command
Rewritten “timer” applet in c
Mouse middle click on volume applet toggles mute state

Download MATE 1.8.1 for Ubuntu/Debian



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