Install

 

Debian

Debian Sid/Wheezy: add the following repository to your ”/etc/apt/sources.list”:

deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/debian wheezy main

To install MATE:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install mate-archive-keyring
sudo apt-get update
# this install the base packages
sudo apt-get install mate-core
# this install more packages
sudo apt-get install mate-desktop-environment

Ubuntu

Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot (11.10) repository

Add the repo to /etc/apt/sources.list via the following command:

sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main"

or using a text editor of your choice add the following mirror to /etc/apt/sources.list:

deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu oneiric main

Ubuntu Precise Pangolin (12.04) repository

Add the repo to /etc/apt/sources.list via the following command:

sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main"

or using a text editor of your choice add the following mirror to /etc/apt/sources.list:

deb http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu precise main

MATE Installation (both Oneiric/Precise)

Then run the following command to update your repositories and install MATE:

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

Linux Mint

Linux Mint Lisa has MATE packages (1.0 release). See http://packages.linuxmint.com/list.php?release=Lisa#import.

Latest packages (1.2 release)

If you want to try the latest MATE packages, you can use the MATE repository for Ubuntu. Once set up the repository, you need to edit the /etc/apt/preferences file as follow:

Package: *
Pin: release o=linuxmint
Pin-Priority: 700

Package: *
Pin: origin packages.linuxmint.com
Pin-Priority: 700

Package: *
Pin: release o=Ubuntu
Pin-Priority: 500

Package: *
Pin: origin packages.mate-desktop.org
Pin-Priority: 700

LMDE

Linux Mint Debian Edition has MATE 1.2 packages.

Salix/Slackware

Salix and Slackware users can install Mate using the packages in the Salix repositories. See here.

Fedora

To install MATE on Fedora, follow those steps:

yum install http://dl.dropbox.com/u/49862637/Mate-desktop/mate-desktop-fedora/releases/16/noarch/mate-desktop-release-16-5.fc16.noarch.rpm
yum groupinstall MATE-Desktop

Archlinux

To install MATE, open

/etc/pacman.conf

and append this: (for i686 or x86_64).

[mate]
# Official MATE repo:
Server = http://packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/archlinux/mate/$arch

After do a pacman update

pacman -Syy

And install the package normally. You are likely to get file conflicts when installing, especially when you have Gnome or Xfce installed. Simply rename the offending files or install with the ”–force” flag.

pacman -Sff mate mate-extra mate-desktop-environment

Source

Source are hosted on http://pub.mate-desktop.org/releases/1.2.

fuente : http://mate-desktop.org/

 

ver en :MATE 1.2 disponible el fork de #GNOME 2 http://ur1.ca/90wyo

sitio web : http://mate-desktop.org/