Librenix
Headlines | Linux | Apps | Coding | BSD | Admin | News
Information for Linux System Administration 

Linux Mint 9 new features

Up
vote
Down

What's new in the latest Linux Mint distribution...
The Software Manager was rewritten from scratch. It features the best ideas from the original Software Manager, Gnome App-Install and the new Ubuntu Software Center. Itís also much more efficient than the previous version, handling 30,000+ packages and asynchronous installation/removal of applications in less than 1,000 lines of code.

Number of packages: The Software Manager now features all the packages available on your system. Thatís about 30,000 packages to choose from, compared to around 300 in the previous version.
 read more | mail this link | score:8145 | -Ray, July 19, 2010
More Linux articles...

Abstract Art on stretched canvas

Selected articles

Apple DIY Repair

Missing the point of the Mac Mini

Tutorial: Introduction to Linux files

The Supreme Court is wrong on Copyright Case

Why Programmers are not Software Engineers

Programming Language Tradeoffs: 3GL vs 4GL

 

Firefox sidebar

Site map

Site info

News feed

Features

Login
(to post)

Search

 
Articles are owned by their authors.   © 2000-2012 Ray Yeargin