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-====== Download ======+====== Install ======
  
-If you don't like to build codesearch your distro's repos for a package named "mate-desktop-environment".+Should you have issues relating to MATE installationyou may inquire within the appropriate [[http://forums.mate-desktop.org/viewforum.php?f=3|installation]] section of our forums or in our [[http://webchat.freenode.net?randomnick=1&channels=mate&prompt=1|#mate]] IRC channel on the freenode network.
  
-For every issue, you can ask in [[http://forums.mate-desktop.org/viewforum.php?f=3|installation]] section in our forum. +There are some prominent Linux distributions that include MATE in their official repositories:
-===== Debian =====+
  
-Debian Sid/Wheezyadd the following repository to your ''/etc/apt/sources.list'':+|  [[http://www.archlinux.org/|{{:distros_big:archlinux.png}}]] \\ Arch Linux  |  [[http://www.debian.org/|{{:distros_big:debian.png}}]] \\ Debian  |  [[http://www.fedoraproject.org/|{{:distros_big:fedora.png}}]] \\ Fedora  |  [[http://www.gentoo.org/|{{:distros_big:gentoo.png}}]] \\ Gentoo  |  [[http://www.linuxmint.com/|{{:distros_big:linux-mint.png}}]] \\ Linux Mint  |  [[http://www.opensuse.org/|{{:distros_big:opensuse.png}}]] \\ openSUSE  |  [[http://www.ubuntu.com/|{{:distros_big:ubuntu.png}}]] \\ Ubuntu  |
  
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/debian wheezy main</code>+And also many others: [[http://en.altlinux.org/|ALT Linux]], [[http://www.mageia.org/|Mageia]], [[http://www.pclinuxos.com/get-pclinuxos/mate/|PCLinuxOS]], [[https://www.pld-linux.org/|PLD Linux]], [[http://pointlinux.org/|Point Linux]], [[http://www.sabayon.org/|Sabayon]], [[http://www.salixos.org/|Salix]], [[https://www.frugalware.org/|Frugalware]], [[https://www.freebsd.org/|FreeBSD]], [[https://www.dragonflybsd.org/|DragonflyBSD]], [[https://www.netbsd.org/|NetBSD]]
  
-To install MATE:+To install MATE in these distributions, you should use their package manager.
  
-<code bash> +====== Debian ====== 
-sudo apt-get update + 
-sudo apt-get install mate-archive-keyring +MATE 1.8.1 is currently packaged for Debian 8 (jessie). MATE 1.12 is also available on Debian testing ("Stretch") and unstable ("Sid").  
-sudo apt-get update + 
-# this install the base packages +<sub>//(If //''sudo''// is unavailable on your system, simply omit it and use a root shell)//</sub> \\  
-sudo apt-get install mate-core +First make sure your package list is up-to-date by running: 
-# this install more extras +<code bash>sudo apt-get update</code> 
-sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment + To install MATE, choose **one** of the apt-get options below. 
-</code>+  * This will install the base packages required for a minimal MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment-core</code> 
 +  * This will install the complete MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment</code> 
 +  * This will install the complete MATE desktop including a few extras<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment-extras</code>
  
-See http://mate.karapetsas.com/ for info. 
 ===== Ubuntu ===== ===== Ubuntu =====
 +  * [[Replace Unity by Mate]]
 +==== Ubuntu Legacy Repositories (Precise/Quantal/Raring/Saucy) ====
 +The following are legacy MATE 1.6 repositories. They are available for: \\ ''<sup> • 13.10 (Saucy Salamander) \\  • 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) \\  • 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) \\  • 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)</sup>'' \\ 
 +The example below is formatted for the LTS Release, 12.04 (Precise Pangolin). If you use any of the previously mentioned Ubuntu Releases, replace "**''precise''**" with the respective code name of your release. (<sub>e.g.</sub> "**''quantal''**", "**''raring''**", "**''saucy''**")
  
-====Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot (11.10) repository====+=== Add Repository === 
 +You may add this repo to your apt sources via the following commands: 
 +<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main"</code>
  
-Add the repo to // /etc/apt/sources.list // via the following command: +=== Install MATE 1.6 ===
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main"</code>+
  
-or using a text editor of your choice add the following mirror to ''/etc/apt/sources.list'': +First make sure your package list, keyring, and packages are up-to-date by running: 
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main</code>+<code bash>sudo apt-get update 
 +sudo apt-get --yes --quiet --allow-unauthenticated install mate-archive-keyring 
 +sudo apt-get update</code> 
 +You need only choose **one** of the apt-get options below
 +  * This will install the base packages required for a minimal MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-core</code> 
 +  * This will install the complete MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment</code>
  
-====Ubuntu Precise Pangolin (12.04) repository====+==== Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) ==== 
 +The Ubuntu MATE Developers utilize a MATE 1.8.1 PPA Repo ported from Debian for use with the Trusty (14.04) Ubuntu MATE Remix. 
  
-Add the repo to // /etc/apt/sources.list // via the following command: +=== Add Repository ===
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main"</code>+
  
-or using a text editor of your choice add the following mirror to ''/etc/apt/sources.list''+You may add this repo to your apt sources via the following commands:  
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main</code>+<code>sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-mate-dev/ppa 
 +sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-mate-dev/trusty-mate</code>
  
-====MATE Installation (both Oneiric/Precise)====+=== Install MATE 1.8.1 === 
 +First make sure your package list and packages are up-to-date by running: 
 +<code bash>sudo apt-get update 
 +sudo apt-get upgrade</code> 
 +== Vanilla MATE == 
 +You can choose to install Vanilla MATE by picking **one** of the apt-get options below. 
 +  * This will install the base packages required for a minimal MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment-core</code> 
 +  * This will install the complete MATE desktop<code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment</code> 
 +  * This will install the complete MATE desktop including a few extras <sup>//(Most Users Will Want This)//</sup><code bash>sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment-extras</code> 
 +== Ubuntu MATE == 
 +Alternatively you may choose to install Ubuntu MATE Remix. 
 + 
 +//Ubuntu MATE is a more comprehensive option that offers a slightly tweaked layout, configuration, and themes to integrate into Ubuntu in a more seamless fashion. This will install the complete MATE Desktop Environment as well as LightDM and numerous other applications to provide a full and well rounded desktop.// 
 +<code bash>sudo apt-get install ubuntu-mate-core ubuntu-mate-desktop</code>  
 +==== Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) ==== 
 +MATE 1.8 is available in official repositories.
  
-Then run the following command to update your repositories and install MATE: 
-<code bash> 
-sudo apt-get update 
-sudo apt-get install mate-archive-keyring 
-sudo apt-get update 
-# this install base packages 
-sudo apt-get install mate-core 
-# this install more packages 
-sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment 
-</code> 
 ===== Linux Mint ===== ===== Linux Mint =====
  
-Linux Mint Lisa has MATE packages (1.0 release)See http://packages.linuxmint.com/list.php?release=Lisa#import.+  * Linux Mint 12 "Lisahas MATE 1.0 
 +  * Linux Mint 13 "Maya" has MATE 1.
 +  * Linux Mint 14 "Nadia" has MATE 1.
 +  * Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" has MATE 1.
 +  * Linux Mint 16 "Petra" has MATE 1.
 +  * Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" has MATE 1.8 
 +  * Linux Mint LMDE has MATE 1.6
  
-==== Latest packages (1.2 release) ====+==== Install MATE on XFCE/KDE edition of Mint ==== 
 +For Mint version without MATE, you have to install it separately 
 +=== Mint 15 "Olivia" and before === 
 +In Mint versions 15 and earlier, you can install  **mate-desktop-environment** and **mate-core**. 
 +<code bash> 
 +# This will install the base packages required for a minimal MATE desktop 
 +apt-get install mate-core 
 +# This will install the complete MATE desktop including extras 
 +apt-get install mate-desktop-environment 
 +</code> 
 +=== Mint 16 "Petra" === 
 +In Mint Petra the package that installs mate is **mate-meta** 
 +<code bash> 
 +# Only one and installs all of Mate 
 +apt-get install mate-meta 
 +</code> 
 +==Mint 17 "Rebecca" === 
 +In Mint Rebecca the package that installs mate is **mint-meta-mate** 
 +<code bash> 
 +# Only one and installs all of Mate 
 +apt-get install mint-meta-mate 
 +</code>
  
-If you want to try the latest MATE packages, you can use the [[#ubuntu|MATE repository]] for Ubuntu. Once set up the repository, you need to edit the ''/etc/apt/preferences'' file as follow:+====== Slackware ======
  
-<code bash> +===== Salix =====
-Package: * +
-Pin: release o=linuxmint +
-Pin-Priority: 700+
  
-Package* +Salix 13.37 users only need to run
-Pin: origin packages.linuxmint.com +<code bash>slapt-get --install-set mate</code>
-Pin-Priority: 700+
  
-Package: * +===== Slackware =====
-Pin: release o=Ubuntu +
-Pin-Priority: 500+
  
-Package: * +There are two options in which you can install MATE on Slackware: 
-Pin: origin packages.mate-desktop.org +  MATE SlackBuilds (MSB) Project 
-Pin-Priority: 700 +  * Salix Repository
-</code>+
  
-==== LMDE ====+==== MATE SlackBuilds ====
  
-If you use Linux Mint Debian Edition, Use the debian [[#debian|MATE repository]].+Please visit the project page at http://mateslackbuilds.github.io/ for more information about this project.
  
-===== Salix/Slackware =====+Binary packages for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, and future release (x86/x86_64) are located in  
 +  * http://www.slackware.uk/msb/ (primary mirror)  
 +  * http://repo.ukdw.ac.id/msb/ (backup mirror)
  
-Salix and Slackware users can install Mate using the packages in the Salix repositories.+People using Slackware-Current are advised to build the sources from [[http://github.com/mateslackbuilds/msb]] and read CURRENT.TXT prior building. 
 +==== Salix Repository ====
  
-Salix 13.37 users only need to run: +Slackware users can install Mate using the packages in the Salix repositories.
-<code bash>slapt-get --install-set mate</code>+
  
-Slackware 13.37 users can manually grab the packages from the following locations:+Slackware 14.users can manually grab the packages (MATE 1.4) from the following locations:
  
 **i486 mirrors** **i486 mirrors**
  
-  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/i486/13.37/salix/mate +  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/i486/14.0/salix/mate 
-  * http://salix.enialis.net/i486/13.37/salix/mate/ +  * http://salix.enialis.net/i486/14.0/salix/mate/ 
-  * http://download.salixos.org/i486/13.37/salix/mate/ +  * http://download.salixos.org/i486/14.0/salix/mate/ 
-  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/i486/13.37/salix/mate+  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/i486/14.0/salix/mate
  
 **x86_64 mirrors** **x86_64 mirrors**
  
-  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate +  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/x86_64/14.0/salix/mate 
-  * http://salix.enialis.net/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate/ +  * http://salix.enialis.net/x86_64/14.0/salix/mate/ 
-  * http://download.salixos.org/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate/ +  * http://download.salixos.org/x86_64/14.0/salix/mate/ 
-  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate+  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/x86_64/14.0/salix/mate
  
-Slackware users should also install the following packages that are needed and which are not included in a full Slackware installation:+Slackware users using Salix repository should also install the following packages that are needed and which are not included in a full Slackware installation:
  
 <code> <code>
-cairomm +cairomm glibmm gtkmm libcanberra libgtop libsigc++ libsoup libunique pangomm upower
-glibmm +
-gtkmm +
-libcanberra +
-libgtop +
-libsigc++ +
-libsoup +
-libunique +
-pangomm +
-upower+
 </code> </code>
  
 All of these packages are also available from the Salix repositories. All of these packages are also available from the Salix repositories.
-===== Fedora ===== 
  
-Stable MATE x86_64/i386 rpms for Fedora 16To install themfollow those steps:+ 
 +====== Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 ====== 
 + 
 +MATE is available through the [[https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL|Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL)]] repository, maintained by the Fedora ProjectThis should work on CentOS 7 as well, and any other compatible derivatives. 
 + 
 +After you install the epel-release-7*.rpm package to add the EPEL repository to Yumyou can install MATE with the following command<code bash>yum groupinstall mate-desktop</code> 
 + 
 +If you install this on a minimal system without an existing GUI configured (such as a GNOME or KDE desktop), you might want to install the X Window System group as well for local graphical logins: <code bash>yum groupinstall "X Window System"</code> 
 +you may also want to change the default systemd target to graphical: <code bash>systemctl set-default graphical.target</code> 
 + 
 +====== Fedora ====== 
 + 
 + 
 +MATE desktop is included in Fedora and available for all current releases. There are multiple ways to get MATE with Fedora. 
 + 
 +  - If you have Fedora already installed, use the following command:<code bash>yum groupinstall mate-desktop</code> 
 + 
 +New with fedora 21 
 +  - scroll down to the buttom of fedora's new webpage https://getfedora.org/ 
 +  - For a netiso image choose Fedora-Server product https://getfedora.org/de_CH/server/download/ 
 +  - Under Fedora-Spins you will find the mate-compiz livecd image https://spins.fedoraproject.org/ 
 + 
 +Older releases (f20) you can dowload via torrent. http://torrents.fedoraproject.org/ 
 + 
 +The Fedora MATE maintainer, also maintains [[http://wiki.mate-desktop.org/fedora_additional_repository]]. 
 + 
 +Note: Don't choose fedora workstation, this is nothing more than a gnome livecd ;) 
 +====== Gentoo ====== 
 + 
 +MATE is available from the official repositories. See [[http://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/MATE]]. 
 + 
 +<code> 
 +emerge -av mate 
 +</code> 
 + 
 +For x86, MATE is ~arch keyworded so if you run a stable system make sure to add the necessary entries to package.keywords. 
 +====== Arch Linux ====== 
 + 
 +See the [[Archlinux Custom repo]] page. 
 + 
 +To install the base MATE components simply install the **mate** group.
  
 <code bash> <code bash>
-yum install http://dl.dropbox.com/u/49862637/Mate-desktop/mate-desktop-fedora/releases/16/noarch/mate-desktop-release-16-5.fc16.noarch.rpm +pacman -Syy mate
-yum groupinstall MATE-Desktop+
 </code> </code>
  
-Now you can login into the Mate desktop with your prefered display manger. This method installs a basic mate-desktop and is compatible to a existing GNOME3 installation.+To install all of MATE install the **mate** and **mate-extra** groups.
  
-===== Gentoo =====+<code bash> 
 +pacman -Syy mate mate-extra 
 +</code> 
 +====== openSUSE ======
  
-Recruiting packers+openSUSE users can install the MATE Desktop through YaST2 META Installer, we strongly suggest this method. Please visit the MATE Desktop Portal page in openSUSE wiki for further information.
  
-===== ArchLinux =====+  * [[http://en.opensuse.org/Portal:MATE|openSUSE MATE Desktop Portal]]
  
-I've made a mate-desktop-environment package in AUR: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=49902+Besides installation instructions the MATE Desktop Portal on openSUSE wiki also provides other useful information!
  
-Or check the [[Archlinux Custom repo]]+====== Frugalware Linux ======
  
-===== openSUSE =====+MATE has been merged into current. Now, you just have to use this command : 
  
-Mariusz Fik (Fisiu) and Nelson Marques (ketheriel) started packaging. More [[https://build.opensuse.org/project/show?project=home%3Aketheriel%3Am8|information]] forthcoming.+<code> 
 +# pacman-g2 -Syy mate-extra 
 +</code>
  
-===== Direct source download =====+When installation is done, restart the display-manager and you'll be able to choose MATE as window manager.
  
-On mate-desktop.org: http://pub.mate-desktop.org/releases/+====== Mageia ====== 
 +===== Mageia 4 ===== 
 +Mageia 4 provides and officially supports MATE 
 +Use //rpmdrake// or //Mageia Control Center > Install & Remove Software// and install //task-mate// for full MATE Desktop or install //task-mate-minimal// for minimal MATE Desktop installation. You can also install MATE Desktop from command-line: ''urpmi task-mate''
  
-===== GIT Repository =====+Due to dependencies of some other applications to deprecated MATE  packages, MATE 1.8  will not be provided as an update or backport to avoid possible crashes/problems. However, there is an unsupported, unofficial repository providing MATE 1.8 version. Please read [[download#Mageia 3|below section]] and use same commands to add the repository. 
 +===== Mageia 3 ===== 
 +Mageia packager and Mageia MATE packages maintainer //Atilla ÖNTAŞ <a.k.a tarakbumba>// provides an unofficial Mageia 3 repository. This repository includes backported MATE packages from Cauldron and a few packages not available in official Mageia repositories.
  
-Get from https://github.com/mate-desktop/. See [[Building]] for more information.+To install MATE Desktop for your Mageia 3 system, 
 +  * Add unofficial repositories from commandline as __root__:
  
 +<code>
 + urpmi.addmedia --distrib 'http://tarakbumba.mageia.org.pl/$RELEASE/$ARCH'
 +</code>
 +
 +  * Use the code **exactly** seen as above. See about [[https://forums.mageia.org/en/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=4867&start=125#p46058 | this post]] for urpmi variables
 +
 +  * Then install either //task-mate-minimal// for a minimal installation or //task-mate// for full MATE Desktop via rpmdrake or urpmi.
 +
 +
 +
 +====== ALT Linux ======
 +===== Platform 7 =====
 +MATE 1.6 packages are available in official stable repository; use //apt-get// or //synaptic// to install //mate-default// for reasonable set of packages, there's also //mate-minimal// metapackage for those picky enough.
 +
 +[[http://en.altlinux.org/ALT_Linux_7.0_Centaurus|Centaurus]] the flagship ALT Linux distribution is MATE based in its 7.0 version; there's a somewhat minimalistic [[http://en.altlinux.org/Starterkits#main|starterkit]] too.
 +
 +===== Sisyphus =====
 +MATE packages are also available within [[http://packages.altlinux.org/mate|development repository]]; installation instructions are the same and there are weekly [[http://en.altlinux.org/Regular|Regular LiveCD]] builds (these are 32- and 64-bit x86 bootable/installable images supporting CD/Flash and BIOS/UEFI).
 +
 +ARMv7 (hardfloat) builds are [[http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus/files/armh/|available]] as well.
 +
 +====== PLD Linux ======
 +
 +MATE is present in [[https://www.pld-linux.org/th|PLD Th]], currently version is **1.8**
 +
 +You can install MATE desktop using [[http://git.pld-linux.org/packages/metapackage-mate|metapackage-mate]] package:
 +
 +<code>poldek --up -u metapackage-mate</code>
 +
 +and to install with some more extras:
 +<code>poldek -u metapackage-mate-extras</code>
 +
 +====== *BSD ======
 +===== FreeBSD =====
 +MATE Desktop is available in the FreeBSD Ports tree, and can be installed via the mate meta-port available on [[http://www.freshports.org/x11/mate/|FreshPorts]].
 +
 +Installation is supported via the ports tree directly or the binary package repositories.
 +
 +**Using Ports:**
 +<code>cd /usr/ports/x11/mate && make install clean</code>
 +**Using Binary Packages:**
 +<code>pkg install mate</code>
 +
 +==== DragonFlyBSD ====
 +MATE Desktop is available in the DragonFlyBSD Dports.
 +
 +Installation is supported, via the DPorts tree directly or the binary package repositories.
 +
 +**Using DPorts:**
 +<code>cd /usr/dports/x11/mate-desktop/</code>
 +<code>/usr/dports/x11/mate-desktop/make install</code>
 +**Using Binary Packages:**
 +<code>pkg update</code>
 +<code>pkg install mate-desktop</code>
 +
 +===== NetBSD =====
 +Mate 1.8 is avaible only in [[http://pkgsrc.se/wip/mate|pkgsrc-wip]] "mate" is a Meta-package
 +
 +<code>cd /usr/pkgsrc/wip/mate/</code>
 +<code>make install clean clean-depends</code>
 +====== Cygwin ======
 +
 +MATE is available in the [[http://cygwin.com/|official Cygwin distribution]]; install the ''mate-session-manager'' package and its dependencies with Cygwin setup.
 +
 +====== Source code tarballs ======
 +
 +You can download MATE source code tarballs on pub.mate-desktop.org: http://pub.mate-desktop.org/releases/
 +
 +====== GIT Repository ======
 +
 +Get from https://github.com/mate-desktop/. See [[Building]] for more information.
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