Category: Gnome

GNU Linux Debian bluetooth manager

hostnamectl; # tested with Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 12 (bookworm) Kernel: Linux 6.1.0-21-amd64 Architecture: x86-64 apt update apt install blueman-manager # if something is missing try apt install bluetooth apt install gnome-bluetooth # reboot reboot

Cinnamon Desktop (Gnome3 fork) vs MATE Desktop (Gnome2) a review

Cinnamon desktop developed by Developer(s) Linux Mint team! – is a beautiful desktop (default on Linux Mint) alternative to Gnome2 MATE. BUT: still prefer Gnome2 MATE (at least on GNU Debian Linux) because it is: minimalistic / very resource efficient […]


“Linux desktop remains an unpopular choice among mainstream desktop users, making up a little more than 2% of the desktop operating system market share. This is in contrast to the web server market share, which consists of 70% of Linux-based operating systems. […]

GNU Linux -> Debian -> MATE Gnome2 install setup config Printer

su – root apt-get update; apt-get install iceweasel; # without browser you can not access the cups webinterface apt-get install cups cups-client “foomatic-db”; # install cups system itself plus extra drivers apt-get install system-config-printer; adding the ML-6060 (USB only) printer […]


tested under: Linux laptop 3.16.0-4-686-pae #1 SMP Debian 3.16.7-ckt20-1+deb8u3 (2016-01-17) i686 GNU/Linux in terminal you will find that gnome-session-properties was removed but you can use gnome-tweak-tool which should be pre-installed. which lets you easily manage the upstart / autostart. and […]