SbK Mate-Compiz 20.0.3

I am please to announce the release of SbK Mate-Compiz 20.0.3

Screenshot at 2020-06-04 13-01-10

A full and minimal iso can be found here.

Both versions of this release include

  1. The 5.4.43 linux kernel which is a LTS kernel.
  2. A new GTK Red theme and matching Kvantum theme for any Qt programs you may want to run.
  3. A new red colored icon theme.
  4. Themeing for Grub, login screen and desktop all have the same background and colors.
  5. 7 new backgrounds, one of which is the Desktop, grub, and login screen background.
  6. A basic Conky setup to display system information on the desktop.
  7. There have been a ton of package updates since the 19.0 release. The release is up to date as of 6/13/2020.

They also contain the standard SbK features.

  1. A Manjaro stable install that is also AUR compatible.
  2. Multiarch by default to make running wine games and other 32bit software you may run easier.
  3. The Spins by Kilz signed repository is enabled for SbK project packages.
  4. Timeshift autosnap installed. It takes a snapshot before upgrading so any bad upgrades can be easily reversed.
  5. Bloatware has been removed (HP printer software and others).
  6. Flat packs and snaps are not installed. The back ends are also not installed but can be installed by the user.
  7. The repository points to the new project url of

This one took a little longer because of repository bugs. To help solve those problems and future proof the project was purchased.

As always comments and suggestions are welcome, just leave them below.



I rebuilt this release on 6/13/20 to update the repository url.

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