Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released
Written by Michael Larabel in Desktop on 21 November 2016 at 10:52 AM EST. 8 Comments
DESKTOP --
Earlier this month we wrote when Cinnamon 3.2 was tagged in Git while now finally the Linux Mint developers have formally announced this next version of their GNOME3-derived desktop.

Clement Lefebvre on the behalf of the Cinnamon / Linux Mint team announced the release of Cinnamon 3.2 in the lead-up to Linux Mint 18.1 that is shipping later this year.

The provided highlights for Cinnamon 3.2 include Qt 5.7+ support in the session manager, a iio-sensor-proxy rotation plugin, support for libinput touchpads, window management improvements, a complete rewrite of their screensaver code, new keyboard layout options, vertical panels support in Cinnamon, applet improvements, and various enhancements to their contained applications.

More details at segfault.linuxmint.com.
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related Desktop News
Popular News