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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 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 =====+
-This is the bug where we asked for official inclusion in Debian: [[http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=658783]]+|  [[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  |
-Debian Sid/Wheezyadd ONE ofthe following repositories to your ''/etc/apt/sources.list'':+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]]
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/debian wheezy main</code> +To install MATE in these distributions, you should use their package manager.
-<code>deb http://repo.mate-desktop.org/debian wheezy main</code>+
-To install MATE:+====== Debian ======
 +MATE 1.8.1 is currently packaged for Debian 8 (jessie). MATE 1.12 is also available on Debian testing ("Stretch") and unstable ("Sid"). 
 +<sub>//(If //''sudo''// is unavailable on your system, simply omit it and use a root shell)//</sub> \\ 
 +First make sure your package list is up-to-date by running:
 +<code bash>sudo apt-get update</code>
 + To install MATE, 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-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>
 +===== Ubuntu =====
 +  * [[Replace Unity by Mate]]
 +==== 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 Repository ===
 +You may add this repo to your apt sources via the following commands: 
 +<code>sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-mate-dev/ppa
 +sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-mate-dev/trusty-mate</code>
 +=== 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.
 +===== Linux Mint =====
 +  * Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" has MATE 1.0
 +  * Linux Mint 13 "Maya" has MATE 1.2
 +  * Linux Mint 14 "Nadia" has MATE 1.4
 +  * Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" has MATE 1.6
 +  * Linux Mint 16 "Petra" has MATE 1.6
 +  * Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" has MATE 1.8
 +  * Linux Mint LMDE has MATE 1.6
 +==== 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> <code bash>
-apt-get update +This will install the base packages required for a minimal MATE desktop
-apt-get install mate-archive-keyring +
-apt-get update +
-this install the base packages+
 apt-get install mate-core apt-get install mate-core
-this install more extras+This will install the complete MATE desktop including extras
 apt-get install mate-desktop-environment apt-get install mate-desktop-environment
 +=== 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
 +=== 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> </code>
-See http://mate.karapetsas.com/ for info. +====== Slackware ======
-===== Ubuntu =====+
-This is the bug where some users asked for official inclusion in Ubuntu: [[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/876675]] 
-====Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot (11.10) repository==== 
-Add ONE of these repos to // /etc/apt/sources.list // via the following command: +You can install MATE on Slackware by using MATE SlackBuilds (MSB) Project
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main"</code> +
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://repo.mate-desktop.org/ubuntu oneiric main"</code>+
-or using a text editor of your choice add ONE of the following mirrors to ''/etc/apt/sources.list'': +==== MATE SlackBuilds ====
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main</code> +
-<code>deb http://repo.mate-desktop.org/ubuntu oneirc main</code>+
-====Ubuntu Precise Pangolin (12.04repository====+Please visit the project page at https://mateslackbuilds.github.io/ (backup: https://mateslackbuilds.netlify.com/for more information about this project.
-Add ONE of the following repos to // /etc/apt/sources.list // via the following command: +Binary packages for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and future release (x86/x86_64) are located in  
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main"</code> +  * http://www.slackware.uk/msb(primary mirror)  
-<code bash>sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://repo.mate-desktop.org/ubuntu precise main"</code>+  * http://repo.ukdw.ac.id/msb(backup mirror)
-or using a text editor of your choice add the ONE following mirrors to ''/etc/apt/sources.list'': +People using Slackware-Current are advised to build the sources from master branch at [[https://github.com/mateslackbuilds/msb]] and read CURRENT.TXT prior building.
-<code>deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main</code> +
-<code>deb http://repo.mate-desktop.org/ubuntu precise main</code>+
-====MATE Installation (both Oneiric/Precise)====+====== Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 ======
-Then run the following command to update your repositories and install MATE: +MATE is available through the [[https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL|Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL)]] repository, maintained by the Fedora Project. This should work on CentOS 7 as well, and any other compatible derivatives.
-<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 Lisa has MATE packages (1.0 release)See http://packages.linuxmint.com/list.php?release=Lisa#import.+After you install the epel-release-7*.rpm package to add the EPEL repository to Yum, you can install MATE with the following command<code bash>yum groupinstall mate-desktop</code>
-Linux Mint Maya has MATE packages (1.2 release).+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>
-==== Latest packages (1.4 release) ====+====== Fedora ======
-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: 
-Note: This assumes you are using packages.mate-desktop.org. If you are using a different mirror, then use that instead.+MATE desktop is included in Fedora and available for all current releasesThere are multiple ways to get MATE with Fedora.
-<code bash> +  - If you have Fedora already installed, use the following command:<code bash>yum groupinstall mate-desktop</code>
-Package: * +
-Pin: release o=linuxmint +
-Pin-Priority: 700+
-Package* +New with fedora 21 
-Pinorigin packages.linuxmint.com +  - scroll down to the buttom of fedora's new webpage https://getfedora.org/ 
-Pin-Priority700+  - 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/
-Package+Older releases (f20) you can dowload via torrent. http://torrents.fedoraproject.org/
-Pin: release o=Ubuntu +
-Pin-Priority: 500+
-Package+The Fedora MATE maintainer, also maintains [[http://wiki.mate-desktop.org/fedora_additional_repository]]. 
-Pin: origin packages.mate-desktop.org + 
-Pin-Priority700+NoteDon'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]]. 
 +emerge -av mate
 </code> </code>
-==== LMDE ====+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 ======
-If you use Linux Mint Debian Edition, Use the debian [[#debian|MATE repository]].+See the [[Archlinux Custom repo]] page.
-===== Salix/Slackware =====+To install the base MATE components simply install the **mate** group.
-Salix and Slackware users can install Mate using the packages in the Salix repositories.+<code bash> 
 +pacman -Syy mate 
-Salix 13.37 users only need to run: +To install all of MATE install the **mate** and **mate-extra** groups.
-<code bash>slapt-get --install-set mate</code>+
-Slackware 13.37 users can manually grab the packages from the following locations:+<code bash> 
 +pacman -Syy mate mate-extra 
 +====== openSUSE ======
-**i486 mirrors**+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.
-  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/i486/13.37/salix/mate +  * [[http://en.opensuse.org/Portal:MATE|openSUSE MATE Desktop Portal]]
-  * http://salix.enialis.net/i486/13.37/salix/mate/ +
-  * http://download.salixos.org/i486/13.37/salix/mate/ +
-  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/i486/13.37/salix/mate+
-**x86_64 mirrors**+Besides installation instructions the MATE Desktop Portal on openSUSE wiki also provides other useful information!
-  * ftp://ftp.slackware.org.uk/salix/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate +====== Frugalware Linux ======
-  * http://salix.enialis.net/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate/ +
-  * http://download.salixos.org/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate/ +
-  * http://mirrors.nix.org.ua/linux/salixos/x86_64/13.37/salix/mate+
-Slackware users should also install the following packages that are needed and which are not included in a full Slackware installation:+MATE has been merged into current. Now, you just have to use this command 
 <code> <code>
-cairomm +# pacman-g2 -Syy mate-extra
-glibmm +
-gtkmm +
-libcanberra +
-libgtop +
-libsigc++ +
-libsoup +
-libunique +
-pangomm +
 </code> </code>
-All of these packages are also available from the Salix repositories. +When installation is done, restart the display-manager and you'll be able to choose MATE as window manager.
-===== Fedora =====+
-There are stable MATE x86_64/i386 rpms for Fedora 16 and 17To install them, follow those steps:+====== 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 installationYou can also install MATE Desktop from command-line''urpmi task-mate''
-  * Fedora 16 <code bash> +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. 
-yum install https://dl.dropbox.com/u/49862637/Mate-desktop/mate-desktop-fedora-updates/16/noarch/mate-desktop-release-16-6.fc16.noarch.rpm +===== Mageia 3 ===== 
-yum groupinstall MATE-Desktop +Mageia packager and Mageia MATE packages maintainer //Atilla ÖNTAŞ <a.k.a tarakbumba>// provides an unofficial Mageia 3 repositoryThis repository includes backported MATE packages from Cauldron and a few packages not available in official Mageia repositories
-</code> + 
-  * Fedora 17<code bash+To install MATE Desktop for your Mageia 3 system, 
-yum install https://dl.dropbox.com/u/49862637/Mate-desktop/fedora_17/mate-desktop-fedora-updates/noarch/mate-desktop-release-17-2.fc17.noarch.rpm+  * Add unofficial repositories from commandline as __root__: 
 + urpmi.addmedia --distrib 'http://tarakbumba.mageia.org.pl/$RELEASE/$ARCH'
 </code> </code>
-Now you can login into the Mate desktop with your prefered display mangerThis method installs a basic mate-desktop and is compatible to a existing GNOME3 installation.+  * Use the code **exactly** seen as aboveSee about [[https://forums.mageia.org/en/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=4867&start=125#p46058 | this post]] for urpmi variables
-===== Gentoo =====+  * Then install either //task-mate-minimal// for a minimal installation or //task-mate// for full MATE Desktop via rpmdrake or urpmi.
-Recruiting packers 
-===== ArchLinux ===== 
-I've made a mate-desktop-environment package in AUR: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=49902+====== 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.
-Or check the [[Archlinux Custom repo]]+[[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.
-===== openSUSE =====+===== 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).
-Mariusz Fik (Fisiuand Nelson Marques (ketheriel) started packaging. More [[https://build.opensuse.org/project/show?project=home%3Aketheriel%3Am8|information]] forthcoming.+ARMv7 (hardfloatbuilds are [[http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus/files/armh/|available]] as well.
-===== Direct source download =====+====== PLD Linux ======
-On mate-desktop.org: http://pub.mate-desktop.org/releases/+MATE is present in [[https://www.pld-linux.org/th|PLD Th]], currently version is **1.8**
-===== GIT Repository =====+You can install MATE desktop using [[http://git.pld-linux.org/packages/metapackage-mate|metapackage-mate]] package:
-Get from https://github.com/mate-desktop/. See [[Building]] for more information.+<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 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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