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mate_install [2015/04/29 01:37]
Burt Henry added a bit about panels and accessibility/should be improved a bit and slightly expanded/put in to a new subsection
mate_install [2016/04/05 21:21]
Burt Henry Removed mention of V5 nightly builds
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 First of all you will need to enable a ppa to get mate packages for Ubuntu-precise if you are installing on Vinux4.0. ​ First of all you will need to enable a ppa to get mate packages for Ubuntu-precise if you are installing on Vinux4.0. ​
  
- * Mate is now included on Vinux5, (trusty), nightly builds, and is planned to be on the official vinux5 release. + * Mate is included on Vinux5. To install mate on some other Linux flavours you will find supplemental information at the bottom of this page in the [[mate_install#​other_distros|Other Distros]] section. ​  
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- ​* ​To install mate on some other Linux flavours you will find supplemental information at the bottom of this page in the [[mate_install#​other_distros|Other Distros]] section. ​  +
 Search for exact commands to put the mate ppa in to your sources and add the keys for the repos, or just add the  Search for exact commands to put the mate ppa in to your sources and add the keys for the repos, or just add the 
 following lines to /​etc/​apt/​sources.list file, cleaner would be to make a new file in /​etc/​apt/​sources.list.d/​ that  following lines to /​etc/​apt/​sources.list file, cleaner would be to make a new file in /​etc/​apt/​sources.list.d/​ that 
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  ​There'​s another one for unity'​s polkit. Not unchecking these will likely lead to some service crashes and the like and  ​There'​s another one for unity'​s polkit. Not unchecking these will likely lead to some service crashes and the like and
 waste your time, but things will generally run even if you don't clean this up. waste your time, but things will generally run even if you don't clean this up.
-The last panel added that has applets or icons on it is the only one you will be able to use with orca, so it is best to remove all but one panel and put all the applets that you want to use on it. This means removing the bottom panel from the default installation and adding any items you want that were on it to the one remaining panel. This remaining ​panel is on the top of the screen, but can be moved to the bottom or the right or left side if you prefer. Putting it on the bottom is probably the best for most people. +The last panel added that has applets or icons on it is the only one you will be able to use with orca, so it is best to remove all but one panel and put all the applets that you want to use on it. This means removing the bottom panel from the default installation and adding any items you want that were on it to the one remaining panel. This panel is on the top of the screen, but can be moved to the bottom or the right or left side if you prefer. Putting it on the bottom is probably the best for most people. 
-Control f10 and shift f10 will give you access to panel and applet options.+Control f10 and shift f10 will give you access to panel and applet options ​menus.
  
  
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