Software Update: Linux Mint 20.1

Version 20.1 of Linux Mint has been released. Linux Mint is an Ubuntu-based distribution and this release is an extended support version that will be updated until 2025. You can choose from a Mate, Cinnamon or Xfce desktop environment for the download. The release notes for this release can be found below.

Linux Mint 20.1 “ulyssa” released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 20.1 “ulyssa”. Linux Mint 20.1 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2025. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop experience more comfortable.

New features:

This new version of Linux Mint contains many improvements. For an overview of the new features please visit:

Important information:

The release notes provide important information about known issues, as well as explanations, workarounds and solutions. To read the release notes, please visit:

System requirements:

  • 1GB RAM (2GB recommended for a comfortable usage).
  • 15GB of disk space (20GB recommended).
  • 1024×768 resolution (on lower resolutions, press ALT to drag windows with the mouse if they don’t fit in the screen).

Version number 20.1
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux
Website Linux Mint
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)