.MINT File Extension

Linux Mint Installer File

Developer Linux Mint
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What is a MINT file?

A MINT file is an installation package for Linux Mint, a modern, stylish Linux distribution. It contains a software program and instructions that mintinstall, a Mint installer, uses to install the program. Only Linux Mint users can install the program a MINT file contains.

More Information

Mintinstall is a software manager that allows Linux Mint users to easily search for and install applications. The installation packages that mintinstall uses to install applications are saved as MINT files.

Notably, using mintinstall allows users to install software without having to perform any manual setup or configuration. Instead, mintinstall uses instructions stored in the software's MINT package to automatically perform any needed configuration during the installation process.

How to open a MINT file

You can use mintinstall to install the software package a MINT file contains. For more detailed instructions, refer to mintinstall's documentation.

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