Linux Mint 11 LXDE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 11 LXDE.

Linux Mint 11 LXDE

New features at a glance:

  • The Software Manager
    • UI improvements
    • New splash screen
    • Fonts category
    • More accurate package information
    • More application icons by default
    • More accurate search by default
  • The Update Manager
    • Performance boosts
    • Improved dependencies handling
    • Better changelog retrieval
    • UI improvements
  • The Desktop Settings tool
    • “Desktop-agnostic”, detection and upcoming compatibility with other desktops
    • New setting for the fortunes in the terminal
  • Artwork improvements
    • Overlay scrollbars, plymouth, Mint-X, search add-on.
  • System improvements
    • new “apt download” command
    • Adobe flash plugins

For a complete overview and to see screenshots of the new features, visit: “What’s new in Linux Mint 11 LXDE“.

Release notes:

  • Known issues
    • Moonlight
    • Intel 855gm chipsets
  • Important information
    • Overlay scrollbars
    • Black splash screens
    • Local repository and GnomePPP

To get more information about these problems and their solution, read the “Release notes”.

System requirements:

  • x86 processor
  • 256 MB RAM
  • 3 GB of disk space
  • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
  • CD/DVD drive or USB port

Upgrade instructions:

  • To upgrade from a previous version of Linux Mint follow these instructions.
  • To upgrade from Linux Mint 11 LXDE RC1 or RC2, simply apply any level 1 and 2 updates (if any) available in the Update Manager.


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HTTP Mirrors:

  • South Africa Internet Solutions
  • South Africa Web Africa
  • Japan JAIST
  • Japan Yamagata University
  • Austria Goodie Domain Service
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Czech Republic Silicon Hill
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany Copahost
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Lithuania Atviras kodas Lietuvai
  • Netherlands Tuxis Internet Engineering
  • Poland Polish Telecom
  • Portugal CeSIUM – Universidade do Minho
  • Sweden DF – Computer Society at Lund University
  • Sweden Portlane
  • Switzerland SWITCH
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • United Kingdom Netrino
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • USA Linux Freedom
  • USA Secution, LLC.
  • USA Yellow Fiber Networks
  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Yes Optus Mirror
  • Brazil Universidade Federal do Parana


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