A Review Of MATE – Is It A True Gnome 2 Replica? [Linux]

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http://www.makeuseof.com – It’s already been well over a year since the initial release of Gnome 3, and the world of Linux desktop environments has dramatically changed since then. Gnome 3 was born, Gnome 2 was essentially thrown to the side, Gnome 3 was forked to create Cinnamon, and so on. However, Gnome 2 wasn’t completely thrown to the side, as it its code is now actively maintained in another project called MATE. Is it stable? Is the experience exactly as Gnome 2′s? Let’s find out! How To Get MATE Getting MATE on your Linux system isn’t very easy yet. Aside from any third-party reposi (General)