Manjaro 16.06 i3 and Cinnamon editions released

Following the release of Manjaro 16.06 Daniella, Manjaro community has announced availability of Manjaro 16.06 i3 and Cinnamon editions, latest update of Manjaro community distributions featuring i3 and Cinnamon desktop environments respectively.

Both Manjaro i3 and Cinnamon editions are shipped with Linux Kernel 4.4.12 LTS to provide maximum hardware support. Manjaro Cinnamon is using Cinnamon 3.0.5 latest stable release of Cinnamon Desktop and has applications like Firefox, LibreOffice, GIMP, VLC, Pidgin ..etc. While the i3 edition is using i3-wm 4.12 and comes with Vertex-Maia, the official Manjaro theme.

Manjaro Cinnamon Edition.

Manjaro i3 edition

Following are some highlights of Manjaro 16.06 i3 edition:
  • Kernel 4.4.12 (LTS)
  • i3-wm 4.12 including optional gaps and sticky windows
  • Urxvt-daemon for optimum terminal performance
  • dmenu-manjaro (recency and terminal aware, mouse interactive and other goodies) with designated config file .dmenurc
  • Manjaro-welcome and Manjaro-Settings-Manager
  • Installers Calamares, Thus and CLI
  • script for post-installation (and removal) of Pulseaudio and Pa-applet
  • optimized terminal Urxvt
  • Palemoon browser
Manjaro 16.06 Cinnamon edition is shipped with several great applications like:
  • Kernel Linux 4.4.12
  • Cinnamon 3.0.5
  • Nemo 3.0.5
  • Firefox 46.0.1
  • Thunderbird 45.1.1
  • Libreoffice-still 5.0.6
  • Gimp 2.8.16
  • Pragha music player
  • VLC media player
  • Manjaro Printer
  • Hexchat
  • Pidgin Instant Messenger
More information and discussions on Manjaro 16.06 i3 edition and Manjaro 16.06 Cinnamon can be found in Manjaro Forum.

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