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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Linux Mint 15 KDE has been released, and it's a great option for Linux Mint users who prefer the KDE desktop. The default version of Linux Mint 15 uses the Cinnamon desktop environment. It's a fine choice too, but it's not for everybody. KDE has much to offer, and many people prefer it to Cinnamon (or even to MATE).
Here's a quick list of new features and changes in Linux Mint 15 KDE:
Here's a list of system requirements to be aware of before doing an install:
x86 processor (Linux Mint 64-bit requires a 64-bit processor. Linux Mint 32-bit works on both 32-bit and 64-bit processors).
8 GB of disk space
Graphics card capable of 1024×768 resolution
DVD drive or USB port