[CentOS] What about Mate Desktop on Centos 8?

Tue Sep 17 08:33:10 UTC 2019
James Pearson <james-p at moving-picture.com>

H wrote:
> On September 16, 2019 8:06:41 PM GMT-04:00, Fred Smith <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us> wrote:
>> On Mon, Sep 16, 2019 at 04:18:31PM -0600, Frank Cox wrote:
>>> According to Twitter:
>>> https://mobile.twitter.com/CentOSProject/status/1173652996305170432
>>> "The next version of #CentOS is being released September 24 and will
>> be announced in all the usual places."
>>> I'm wondering about the status of the Mate Desktop.
>>> Looking under M here:
>> https://mirror.csclub.uwaterloo.ca/fedora/epel/8/Everything/x86_64/Packages/m/
>>> I don't see anything about Mate.  Which leads me to ask, what's its
>> status then?  I hope it hasn't died since that's what I use for all of
>> my computers.
>> For Centos 7, I use Mate from the epel repo. I assume it'll eventually
>> appear there for C8 as well.
> I hope we can get the latest version of Mate compiled for C 7.

See the previous thread(s) on this list about newer versions of Mate for 




James Pearson