Snowlinux 4 "Frosty" is the latest release based upon Ubuntu 13.04. MATE 1.6, the default desktop environment, and Cinnamon 1.8 and run perfectly. While MATE 1.6 was mostly improved technically, Cinnamon 1.8 was improved with an unified control center and an own screensaver. Snowlinux 4 "Frosty" uses the latest technologies and has an updated package base.
MATE 1.6 represents 8 months of development and 1,800 commits.
Caja, the MATE file manager
System settings in MATE
Notifications can be assigned to a particular monitor
Cinnamon 1.8 represents 7 months of development and 1,075 commits. It features a lot of bug fixes but also brand new features and many improvements.
Nemo, the Cinnamon file manager
Some Cinnamon desklets
System settings in Cinnamon
The Snowlinux-Metal-Theme was colored blue. "Blue" fits better than "green" for the Snowlinux design.
The Snowlinux-Metal-Icons were updated to the Faience icon set.
Snowlinux HD backgrounds
A beautiful collection of backgrounds
Snowlinux 4 features the following upstream components: Ubuntu 13.04 package base, Linux 3.8 kernel, MDM 1.2, Cinnamon 1.8, MATE 1.6.