The new, non-Ubuntu based PeppermintOS has just been released…
Thx for sharing
I didn’t realise PeppermintOS was still a thing.
Have never used it
Seems to be a nice little debian distro. It looks like it is being setup to be quasi-rolling with debian stable + testing. It’s fast and light with a few small issues (typos, etc.). FWIW. I have a single user space running with xfce4, dwm, i3wm.
The lead developer passed away. Development slowed while the remaining devs decided on a path forward.
It’s always been a good distro. Curious mix and match - like using Nemo instead of Thunar on their Xfce desktop - that they manage to get working.
Here’s a Forbes writeup: Linux Distro Peppermint 11 Out Now, Ditches Ubuntu For Debian
Here’s another ‘tidbit’, they’re also re-basing (expanding to include?) a Devuan based release.