After a short delay, both, Linux Mint 17.3 XFCE edition and the corresponding KDE based branch have left the beta stage and are now available along with MATE and Cinnamon editions. XFCE is known as a lightweight yet powerful alternative to the MATE desktop environment. KDE offers a rich desktop experience for the end user providing a wide range of features and customization options.
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You can upgrade your Linux Mint to 17.3 “Rosa” now
Here is great news for all Linux Mint users. The upgrade to Linux Mint "Rosa" 17.3 has become available for everyone. There are some important notes about this release, so those of you who're interested or getting started with Linux Mint should read this article.
Linux Mint 17.3 is out
One of the best Linux distros available these days, Linux Mint, has reached version 17.3 today. This update is significant as it features new versions of MATE and Cinnamon desktop environments. Both editions are available for download.
Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” available as a beta release
If you are interested in trying out bleeding edge open source software, you might be interested to know that the Linux Mint project has rolled out a beta version of the upcoming Mint 17.3 "Rosa" release. Both Cinnamon and MATE editions are available.
MATE 1.12 desktop environment for Linux is available
Following up on the new Cinnamon release, a new version, 1.12 of the popular MATE desktop environment for Linux is out. Let's see which features to expect from this version.
Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” announced, includes nice new features
Today, Linux Mint 17.3 "Rosa" was announced. This release appears to be the last point release of version 17. For existing Mint 17.x users, the upgrade process should be smooth and quick. Besides security and stability fixes, "Rosa" brings some new features to the user interface.