Linux Mint Fluxbox

New features at a glance:

* Tint2 panel
* New Thunar Move to Trash and Delete options
* New Software Manager
o 30,000 packages
o Review applications straight from the Software Manager
o APT daemon
o Visual improvements
* New Backup Tool
o Incremental backups, compression, integrity checks
o Backup/Restoration of the software selection
* Better look & feel
o Backgrounds
o Welcome screen
o Update Manager
* System improvements
o Husse quotes
o USB Creator
o Local repository
o Apt hold/unhold/held commands
* Project changes
o Community Website
o Community Editions
* Upstream improvements
o Faster boot
o Long Term Support

For a complete overview and to see screenshots of the new features, visit: “What’s new in Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox“.

Known problems:

* Splash screen resolution
* Moonlight
* Animated flash
* Windows installer
* Theme issues
* Ctrl+Alt+Backspace
* Upstream issues

To get more information about these problems and their solution, read the “Known problems” section of the release notes.

Important information:

As an RC (Release Candidate) this release is targeted at developers and beta-testers who want to help Linux Mint find and correct bugs before the stable release. Please do not use this release as your main desktop.

System requirements:

* x86 processor
* 256 MB of system memory (RAM)
* 4 GB of disk space for installation
* Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
* CD-ROM drive or USB port

Bug reports:

Please report any bug you may find in Launchpad.


Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox RC is available in 32-bit as a liveCD, via Torrent and HTTP download:

Download Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox RC