Ubuntu MATE

Ubuntu MATE
Distribution of Linux
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Architecturei386, amd64, powerpc, arm
Release type
Initial version
Latest versionUbuntu MATE 22.04 LTS
Initial release23 October 2014
User interfaceMATE
Package manager
Terminal
Based on
Ubuntu
Status
Active

Ubuntu MATE is a Linux distribution which is based on Ubuntu, first released on 23 October 2014. This "flavor" of Ubuntu uses the MATE desktop environment, which is based on GNOME 2, as opposed to Ubuntu's GNOME desktop environment.

Version history[edit | edit source]

Version Release date Support end
Ubuntu MATE 14.04 LTS 11 November 2014 [note 1] April 2019
Ubuntu MATE 14.10 23 October 2014 July 2015
Ubuntu MATE 15.04 23 April 2015 January 2016
Ubuntu MATE 15.10 22 October 2015 July 2016
Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS 21 April 2016 30 April 2019
Ubuntu MATE 16.10 13 October 2016 July 2017
Ubuntu MATE 17.04 13 April 2017 January 2018
Ubuntu MATE 17.10 19 October 2017 July 2018
Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS 26 April 2018 April 2021
Ubuntu MATE 18.10 18 October 2018 July 2019
Ubuntu MATE 19.04 18 April 2019 January 2020
Ubuntu MATE 19.10 17 October 2019 July 2020
Ubuntu MATE 20.04 LTS 23 April 2020 April 2023
Ubuntu MATE 20.10 22 October 2020 July 2021
Ubuntu MATE 21.04 22 April 2021 January 2022
Ubuntu MATE 21.10 14 October 2021 July 2022
Ubuntu MATE 22.04 LTS 21 April 2022 21 April 2027

Notes[edit | edit source]

  1. Released after the 14.10 release in order to provide long-term support until 2019, following Ubuntu.