Linux Mint 16 Petra Officially Released

The most popular Linux distribution desktop comes in two variants, namely Linux Mint 16 Mate and Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon. What is offered by the Linux Mint 16? As the successor to the Linux Mint 15 Linux Mint 16 comes with various bug fixes, performance improvements, and the presence of several new features. Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon Cinnamon desktop comes with version 2.0 which promises a more beautiful appearance.

Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon variant also comes with the ability Sound Effects which allows to display the notification in the form of sound. In addition, it also carries the variant Cinnamon major improvements in user management that allows the use of a computer with lots of user accounts. While Linux Mint 16 variants Login Screen Mate comes with a new, more minimalist, elegant, and has faster performance. Linux Mint 16 Mate is also equipped with a USB Stick Formatter application to allow users to more easily flash format.

Linux Mint 16 Petra was developed based on Ubuntu 13:10 Saucy Salamander using the Linux Kernel version 3:11 and MDM version 1.4. The following minimum specifications to run Linux Mint 16 Petra, both variants of 32-bit or 64-bit.
X86 processor Intel / AMD (Linux Mint 64-bit requires a 64-bit processor. Linux Mint 32-bit processor can work with 32-bit or 64

1. 512 MB of RAM (1GB recommended).
2. 5 GB of free space on the hard disk
3. The graphics card is capable of supporting a minimum 4. resolution of 800 × 600
5. CD / DVD drive or USB port