Linux Mint 12 “Lisa” released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 12 “Lisa”.

Linux Mint 12 “Lisa”

New features at a glance:

  • Gnome 3 and MGSE
  • MATE
  • Artwork improvements
  • Search engines

For a complete overview and to see screenshots of the new features, visit: “What’s new in Linux Mint 12“.

Important info and release notes:

The Release Notes are an important source of information. Here are some of the topics they cover:

  • Tips and Tricks
    • Information about DuckDuckGo
    • Switch to a single top panel
    • Switch to a black panel, menu and window list
    • Quickly preview files without opening them
    • Restart Gnome Shell when needed
    • Debug Gnome Shell (for developers or to troubleshoot)
    • Run Gnome Shell in Virtualbox (for testers and reviewers)
    • Install MATE from the CD edition
    • Workaround for a disappearing MATE panel
    • Workaround for 100% CPU usage in MATE
  • MATE
  • mint4win
  • Moonlight
  • Upstream issues

System requirements:

  • x86 processor (Linux Mint 64-bit requires a 64-bit processor. Linux Mint 32-bit works on both 32-bit and 64-bit processors).
  • 512 MB RAM (1GB recommended for a comfortable usage).
  • 5 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 12 RC, simply apply any level 1 and 2 updates (if any), as well as level 3 “mate” and “caja” updates available in the Update Manager.

Download:

Md5 sums:

  • DVD 32-bit: ee3d6e2ca498bc7685b7f17cdb5f2eea
  • DVD 64-bit: 548f0ac303fea840ef138e5669880a74
  • CD no codecs 32-bit: 40562d26447207cb5111f94b93957a58
  • CD no codecs 64-bit: 641e0ab8f746b82c36fc3f0bbca70dc7

Torrents:

  • DVD 32-bit
  • DVD 64-bit
  • CD no codecs 32-bit
  • CD no codecs 64-bit

HTTP Mirrors for the 32-bit DVD ISO:

  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Internode
  • Australia Western Australian Internet Association
  • Australia Yes Optus Mirror
  • Austria Goodie Domain Service
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Brazil Universidade Federal do Parana
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • China University of Science and Technology of China Linux User Group
  • Czech Republic Silicon Hill
  • Denmark klid.dk
  • France Gwendal Le Bihan
  • Germany Copahost
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Greece National Technical University of Athens
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Japan JAIST
  • Japan Yamagata University
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Lithuania Atviras kodas Lietuvai
  • Netherlands Tuxis Internet Engineering
  • Poland Polish Telecom
  • Portugal CeSIUM – Universidade do Minho
  • Romania Apollo Hardware Consulting
  • Romania ServerHost
  • Russia Yandex Team
  • South Africa Internet Solutions
  • South Africa Web Africa
  • Sweden DF – Computer Society at Lund University
  • Sweden Portlane
  • Switzerland SWITCH
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • USA mirrorcatalogs.com
  • USA University of Maryland, College Park
  • USA Yellow Fiber Networks

HTTP Mirrors for the 64-bit DVD ISO:

  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Internode
  • Australia Western Australian Internet Association
  • Australia Yes Optus Mirror
  • Austria Goodie Domain Service
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Brazil Universidade Federal do Parana
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • China University of Science and Technology of China Linux User Group
  • Czech Republic Silicon Hill
  • Denmark klid.dk
  • France Gwendal Le Bihan
  • Germany Copahost
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Greece National Technical University of Athens
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Japan JAIST
  • Japan Yamagata University
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Lithuania Atviras kodas Lietuvai
  • Netherlands Tuxis Internet Engineering
  • Poland Polish Telecom
  • Portugal CeSIUM – Universidade do Minho
  • Romania Apollo Hardware Consulting
  • Romania ServerHost
  • Russia Yandex Team
  • South Africa Internet Solutions
  • South Africa Web Africa
  • Sweden DF – Computer Society at Lund University
  • Sweden Portlane
  • Switzerland SWITCH
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • USA mirrorcatalogs.com
  • USA University of Maryland, College Park
  • USA Yellow Fiber Networks

HTTP Mirrors for the 32-bit CD No codecs ISO:

  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Internode
  • Australia Western Australian Internet Association
  • Australia Yes Optus Mirror
  • Austria Goodie Domain Service
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Brazil Universidade Federal do Parana
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • China University of Science and Technology of China Linux User Group
  • Czech Republic Silicon Hill
  • Denmark klid.dk
  • France Gwendal Le Bihan
  • Germany Copahost
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Greece National Technical University of Athens
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Japan JAIST
  • Japan Yamagata University
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Lithuania Atviras kodas Lietuvai
  • Netherlands Tuxis Internet Engineering
  • Poland Polish Telecom
  • Portugal CeSIUM – Universidade do Minho
  • Romania Apollo Hardware Consulting
  • Romania ServerHost
  • Russia Yandex Team
  • South Africa Internet Solutions
  • South Africa Web Africa
  • Sweden DF – Computer Society at Lund University
  • Sweden Portlane
  • Switzerland SWITCH
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • USA mirrorcatalogs.com
  • USA University of Maryland, College Park
  • USA Yellow Fiber Networks

HTTP Mirrors for the 64-bit CD No codecs ISO:

  • Australia AARNet
  • Australia Internode
  • Australia Western Australian Internet Association
  • Australia Yes Optus Mirror
  • Austria Goodie Domain Service
  • Belarus ByFly
  • Brazil Universidade Federal do Parana
  • Canada University of Waterloo Computer Science Club
  • China University of Science and Technology of China Linux User Group
  • Czech Republic Silicon Hill
  • Denmark klid.dk
  • France Gwendal Le Bihan
  • Germany Copahost
  • Germany GWDG
  • Germany NetCologne GmbH
  • Greece National Technical University of Athens
  • Greece University of Crete
  • Ireland HEAnet
  • Japan JAIST
  • Japan Yamagata University
  • Latvia University of Latvia
  • Lithuania Atviras kodas Lietuvai
  • Netherlands Tuxis Internet Engineering
  • Poland Polish Telecom
  • Portugal CeSIUM – Universidade do Minho
  • Romania Apollo Hardware Consulting
  • Romania ServerHost
  • Russia Yandex Team
  • South Africa Internet Solutions
  • South Africa Web Africa
  • Sweden DF – Computer Society at Lund University
  • Sweden Portlane
  • Switzerland SWITCH
  • Turkey Linux Kullanicilari Dernegi
  • USA mirrorcatalogs.com
  • USA University of Maryland, College Park
  • USA Yellow Fiber Networks

Enjoy!

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