MATE Desktop

This is the approved revision of this page, as well as being the most recent.

Setting up MATE profile

As many of you have read recently, we have brought MATE into our main tree. Which can be added via profile mix-in. It is simple to do so:

# eselect profile list
Currently available arch profiles:
  [1]   funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/arch/x86-64bit * 
  [2]   funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/arch/x86-64bit/pure64
Currently available build profiles:
  [3]   funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/build/stable
  [4]   funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/build/current *
  [5]   funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/build/experimental
Currently available flavor profiles:  
  [6]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/flavor/minimal
  [7]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/flavor/core *   
  [8]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/flavor/desktop
  [9]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/flavor/workstation
Currently available mix-ins profiles:
  [10]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/audio
  [11]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/console-extras
  [12]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/dvd
  [13]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/gnome
  [14]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/kde
  [15]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/mate
  [16]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/media
  [17]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/print
  [18]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/python3-only
  [19]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/rhel5-compat
  [20]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/server-db
  [21]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/server-mail
  [22]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/server-web
  [23]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/X
  [24]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/xfce
  [25]  funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/vmware-guest
# eselect profile add funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/mix-ins/mate
# emerge -uDNav @world

MATE set

MATE desktop set require manual step as described below

# install -d /etc/portage/sets/
# cp /usr/portage/sets/mate /etc/portage/sets
# emerge @mate

You're good to go!