Linux Mint 20.2 “Uma” MATE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 20.2 “Uma” MATE Edition.

Linux Mint 20.2 Uma MATE Edition

Linux Mint 20.2 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2025. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use.

New features:

This new version of Linux Mint contains many improvements.

For an overview of the new features please visit:

“What’s new in Linux Mint 20.2 MATE“.

Important info:

The release notes provide important information about known issues, as well as explanations, workarounds and solutions.

To read the release notes, please visit:

“Release Notes for Linux Mint 20.2 MATE”

System requirements:

  • 2GB RAM (4GB recommended for a comfortable usage).
  • 20GB of disk space (100GB recommended).
  • 1024×768 resolution (on lower resolutions, press ALT to drag windows with the mouse if they don’t fit in the screen).

Upgrade instructions:

  • Announcements will be made shortly with instructions on how to upgrade from Linux Mint 20.1 and Linux Mint 20.
  • If you are running the BETA use the Update Manager to apply available updates.

Download links:

Here are the download links:

  • Torrent:
  • World EvoWise CDN
  • World LayerOnline
  • Canada Manitoba Unix User Group
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • USA
  • USA Clarkson University
  • USA
  • USA GigeNET
  • USA Harvard School of Engineering
  • USA James Madison University
  • USA
  • USA Linux Freedom
  • USA MetroCast Cablevision
  • USA Purdue Linux Users Group
  • USA Sonic
  • USA Syringa Networks
  • USA Team Cymru
  • USA TeraSwitch
  • USA University of Washington, Mathematics
  • USA US Internet
  • USA XMission Internet
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Bulgaria IPACCT
  • Bulgaria Netix Ltd
  • Bulgaria Telepoint
  • Bulgaria University of Ruse
  • Czech Republic CZ.NIC
  • Czech Republic IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Center
  • Czech Republic UPC Ceska republika
  • Czech Republic Webglobe
  • Denmark
  • Denmark KLID
  • Estonia CSpace Hostings NOC
  • France CREXIO
  • France
  • France Institut de Génétique Humaine
  • Germany Dark Penguin Network
  • Germany dogado GmbH
  • Germany FH Aachen
  • Germany Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Germany Funkfreunde Landshut e.V.
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany Hochschule Esslingen University of Applied Sciences
  • Germany I/P/B/ Internet Provider in Berlin GmbH
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Germany Netzwerge GmbH
  • Germany
  • Germany University of Frankfurt
  • Germany GmbH
  • Greece Hellenic Telecommunications Organization
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Greenland Tele Greenland
  • Hungary Quantum Mirror
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Luxembourg root S.A.
  • Moldova iHost
  • Netherlands KoDDoS
  • Netherlands LiteServer
  • Netherlands NLUUG
  • Netherlands Triple IT
  • Poland ICM – University of Warsaw
  • Portugal FCCN
  • Portugal PTISP
  • Portugal RNL – Técnico Lisboa
  • Portugal Universidade do Porto
  • Romania M247
  • Romania Telekom Romania
  • Russia Powernet ISP
  • Russia Truenetwork
  • Russia Yandex Team
  • Serbia University of Kragujevac
  • Slovakia Energotel
  • Spain Oficina de Software Libre do Cixug
  • Sweden Academic Computer Club, Umea University
  • Sweden
  • Sweden Infania Networks
  • Sweden Zetup
  • Switzerland Init7
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • Turkey Verinomi
  • Ukraine IP-Connect LLC
  • United Kingdom Bytemark Hosting
  • United Kingdom UKFast
  • United Kingdom University of Kent UK Mirror Service
  • Bangladesh dhakaCom Limited
  • Bangladesh XeonBD
  • China Beijing Foreign Studies University
  • China Shanghai Jiao Tong University Linux User Group (SJTUG)
  • China TUNA
  • China University of Science and Technology of China Linux User Group
  • Hong Kong KoDDoS
  • India PicoNets-WebWerks
  • Indonesia Deace
  • Israel Israel Internet Association
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kazakhstan PS Internet Company LLC
  • Singapore
  • Singapore NUS
  • South Korea KAIST
  • Taiwan NCHC
  • Taiwan TamKang University
  • Thailand Kasetsart University
  • Thailand Khon Kaen University
  • Thailand Songkla University
  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Internode
  • New Zealand University of Canterbury
  • Argentina
  • Brazil Federal University of Sao Carlos
  • Brazil ITS Telecomunicacoes
  • Brazil UFMT
  • Chile NetActuate
  • Chile Universidad de La Frontera
  • Ecuador CEDIA
  • Ecuador Escuela Politecnica Natcional
  • Botswana Retention Range
  • Kenya Liquid Telecom
  • South Africa Dimension Data
  • South Africa University of Free State
  • South Africa WIRUlink

Integrity and authenticity checks:

Once you have downloaded an image, please verify its integrity and authenticity.

Anyone can produce fake ISO images, it is your responsibility to check you are downloading the official ones.

  • Please read and follow the steps at
  • Link to the sums: sha256sum.txt
  • Link to the signed sums: sha256sum.txt.gpg


We look forward to receiving your feedback. Thank you for using Linux Mint and have a lot of fun with this new release!

Posted by Linux Admin