clean mate desktop

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Mon Nov 19 09:28:14 UTC 2018

Le 17/11/2018 à 12:54, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> Hi, what distro has a clean Mate desktop without own menus, etc? Ubuntu 
> or Arch? Ubuntu has different panel / menus than Arch, which is 
> original? Both of these has accessibility issues, Arch menu icon text in 
> panel isn!t updated, for example Vlc media player accessibility icon 
> stays on the first played song, system updater shows your system is up 
> to date, but updates are awailable, the Ubuntu menu items are some 
> without accessibility label. I want to track Mate development, but I 
> don!t know, which distro to install.
> Can you help?

In Ubuntu, you can switch back to the default layout with a tool called 

I personally always advise user to use Debian because we're trying to 
provide accessibility out of the box.

Best regards,

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