Nemo file manager
Developer(s)Linux Mint
Initial releaseSeptember 2012; 11 years ago (2012-09)
Stable release
6.2.1[1] Edit this on Wikidata / 18 June 2024
Repository
Written inC
Operating systemUnix-like
PlatformCinnamon
Available inMultilingual
TypeFile manager
LicenseGPL-2.0-or-later
Websitegithub.com/linuxmint/nemo Edit this on Wikidata
Whether Nemo shows a mount or not, is determined by the option x-gvfs-show for the gvfs-udisks2-volume-monitor process.[2] Screenshot of GNOME Disks.

Nemo is a free and open-source software and official file manager of the Cinnamon desktop environment. It is a fork of GNOME Files (formerly named Nautilus).

History

Nemo version 1.0.0 was released in July 2012 along with version 1.6 of the Cinnamon,[3][better source needed] reaching version 1.1.2 in November 2012.[4] It started as a fork of the GNOME file manager Nautilus v3.4[5][6][7][better source needed] after the developers of the operating system Linux Mint considered that "Nautilus 3.6 is a catastrophe".[8][9][10] Developer Gwendal Le Bihan named the project "nemo" after Jules Verne's famous character Captain Nemo, who is the captain of the Nautilus.[10]

Features

Nemo v1.0.0 had the following features as described by the developers:[10]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Release 6.2.1". 18 June 2024. Retrieved 22 June 2024.
  2. ^ "udisks2/what-is-shown.txt"..
  3. ^ NEMO: THE LINUX MINT TEAM FORKS NAUTILUS, Web UPD8, Aug 2012
  4. ^ "Cinnamon 1.6.7, Nemo 1.1.2". November 14, 2012.
  5. ^ Linux Mint developers work on GNOME file manager fork, Zdnet, Aug 2012
  6. ^ NEMO FILE MANAGER FOR UBUNTU OR LINUX MINT VIA PPA, Technology Linux & Windows, Dec 2012
  7. ^ Linux Mint Team Forks Nautilus, Brings Out Nemo, Muktware, 2012
  8. ^ Linux Mint Explain Nautilus Fork, Call New Version a "Catastrophe", OMG Ubuntu, Sep 2012
  9. ^ Linux Mint founder calls Nautilus 3.6 "a catastrophe", H Online, Sep 2012
  10. ^ a b c "Introducing Nemo". September 4, 2012. Archived from the original on March 13, 2013.