Planning to create a new distro of Ubuntu

Oliver Grawert ogra at
Sat Nov 2 17:58:53 UTC 2013

On Sat, 2 Nov 2013 13:28:32 -0400
Daniel Hollocher <danielhollocher at> wrote:

> >
> >
> > Officially called Ubuntu MATE Remix, this will integrate the MATE Desktop
> > Environment to the power and stability of Ubuntu. In fact, I already had a
> > working prototype based on Saucy Salamander. You can download the
> > prototype at
> >
> What's the difference between this and Linux Mint MATE?

It might for exmaple allow security updates (which are explicitly hacked out of Linux Mint for Xorg, the kernel, Firefox, the bootloader and various other packages)
so that you dont have to go online with a vulnerable system ;)

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