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Linux Mint 12 Released - The Peacemaker?

Nov 28, 2011, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"What about functionality? Well, it is an interesting combination of Mint 11 (Gnome 2) and Gnome 3. Click the Mint Menu icon at the bottom left corner, and you get something that looks pretty much like the Mint 11 menu. It neither looks nor works exactly the same as the old Mint Menu, but it is a very good approximation created within the bounds of what is possible under Gnome 3. There are "Favorites" down the left side, and the application categories fill the rest of the window.

Move the mouse over the categories and the contents of that category are shown on the right side. Start to type anything (without bothering to click on the search box) and a list of matching applications and utilities are shown on the right side.

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