After Linux Mint 16 KDE, Linux Mint 16 XFCE Has Been Also Released

Hello Linux Geeksters. As a reminder, Linux Mint 16 Petra has been officially released in the two traditional flavors: Cinnamon and Mate.

Now, the Linux Mint developers have created an XFCE version of Linux Mint 16 Petra. Among others, Linux Mint 16 XFCE comes with XFCE 4.10, Whisker Menu 1.2, uses MDM 1.4 as the default log-in screen, support for Pulse Audio and the possibility to easily switch to ALSA, an improved Update Manager, support for Num-Lock, system improvements, Kernel updates, better EFI support and Steam support from the default repositories.

After Linux Mint 16 KDE, Linux Mint 16 XFCE Has Been Also Released

Also, Linux Mint 16 Petra bring new features to the previous version, including MintStick, a graphical interface for the DD tool (disk dump), that allows the users to create bootable pendrives or memory cards, which also comes with a USB Stick Formatter function integrated in both the Nemo and Dolphine file manger, in order to help the user format the pendrive / memory card as FAT, NTFS, EXT3, EXT4 or any other file system, UEFI support and DVD playback.

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