The Linux Mint team has released a new version of the Debian-based distribution. The new version, Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 4, is based on Debian 10 and comes with the Cinnamon desktop of the Mint team.
"This new version of it LMDE contains many improvements, some of the key ones: Automated disk partition with support for LVM and full encryption, Initial directory encryption, support for automated NVIDIA program installation and drivers. Support for NVMe, Secure Boot Btrfs support, module support, new installer, automatic installation of microcode packages, automatic resolution detection for live session to a minimum of 1024 × 768 in VirtualBox.
Mint 19.3 enhancements (HDT, Boot-repair, System references, language settings, HiDPI and artwork enhancements, Gnote, Drawing, Cinnamon 4.4, XApp status icons… etc) APT recommendations are enabled by default.
The deb-multimedia repository and packages were removed. Debian 10 Buster package base me backports.