mutter - lightweight GTK+ window manager

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename mutter_3.30.2-7_i386.deb
Package name mutter
Package version 3.30.2
Package release 7
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program scope::application uitoolkit::gtk x11 x11::window-manager
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Debian GNOME Maintainers <>
Download size 109.08 KB
Installed size 183.00 KB
Mutter is a small window manager, using GTK+ and Clutter to do
Mutter is the clutter-based evolution of Metacity, which, as the
author says, is a "Boring window manager for the adult in you. Many
window managers are like Marshmallow Froot Loops; Metacity is like
This package contains the core binaries.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mutter_3.30.2-7_amd64.deb 3.30.2 amd64 Debian Main
mutter - - -


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gnome-settings-daemon-common -
gsettings-desktop-schemas >= 3.21.4
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.57.2
libmutter-3-0 >= 3.28.2
libx11-6 -
libxcomposite1 >= 1:0.3-1
mutter-common >= 3.30.2-7
zenity -


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x-window-manager -


Type URL
Binary Package mutter_3.30.2-7_i386.deb
Source Package mutter

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mutter deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mutter




2019-04-28 - Simon McVittie <>
mutter (3.30.2-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
[ Iain Lane ]
* Update metadata for debian/buster branch
[ Simon McVittie ]
* Update to upstream gnome-3-30 branch at 3.30.2-10-gdb8a29b34
- d/p/clutter-evdev-Fix-toggling-accessibility-features-from-ke.patch:
Allow keyboard accessibility features to be switched on when using
Wayland mode. Previously, this was wrongly controlled by the
"togglekeys" setting, which is off by default and has no UI, meaning
that in practice keyboard accessibility features were always off.
- d/p/clutter-Fix-check-for-keyboard-a11y-features.patch:
Fix the sense of the check for keyboard accessibility features.
Previously, they were enabled when disabled in gnome-control-center
and vice versa.
* d/libmutter-3-0.symbols: Add meta_gpu_kms_get_current_time_ns,
which was added in 3.30.2-2 by
2019-02-06 - Simon McVittie <>
mutter (3.30.2-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
* Update to upstream gnome-3-30 branch at 3.30.2-8-g7260ba5db
- Avoid rendering beyond the bounds of a 2D actor
- Fix screencasting/monitor recording on HiDPI
- Fix a regression in 3.30.1 that sometimes turned off secondary displays
- Update translations: fr, eu
2019-01-24 - Marco Trevisan (TreviƱo) <>
mutter (3.30.2-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* d/p/clutter-Avoid-rounding-compensation-when-invalidating-2D-.patch,
- Fix offscreen-effect painting of clones in zoom mode (LP: #1767648,
LP: #1779615)
* d/p/cogl-auto-texture-Avoid-a-double-free-crash.patch,
- Fix crash in dual monitor setup and gdm activation (LP: #1790525,
LP: #1795774)
2018-12-27 - Jeremy Bicha <>
mutter (3.30.2-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add -Wl,-O1 to our LDFLAGS
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0
2018-12-13 - Iain Lane <>
mutter (3.30.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* control: Depend on g-s-d-common instead of g-s-d. We only need the
2018-11-29 - Iain Lane <>
mutter (3.30.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Daniel van Vugt ]
* Add Sync-to-the-hardware-refresh-rate-not-just-60.00Hz.patch to render at
the full monitor refresh rate (LP: #1763892).
[ Jeremy Bicha ]
* debian/libmutter-3-0.symbols: Mark a Wacom symbol as linux-any
[ Patrice Duroux ]
* add back lost NEWS (Closes: #914942)
2018-11-15 - Simon McVittie <>
mutter (3.30.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
* New upstream release
- Drop cherry-picked patches
2018-11-12 - Andrea Azzarone <>
mutter (3.30.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andrea Azzarone ]
* d/p/x11-close-display-in-an-idle-function.patch:
- close the x11 display in an idle function. This fixes a crash when running
'gnome-shell --replace'.
[ Daniel van Vugt ]
* Drop clutter-Smooth-out-master-clock-to-smooth-visuals.patch: It was
abandoned upstream, but also seems to be limiting refresh rates in
Xorg sessions to 60Hz when previously they were unlimited (LP: #1763892).
2018-11-06 - Simon McVittie <>
mutter (3.30.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
[ Jeremy Bicha ]
* Only depend on libegl1-mesa-dev on Linux
* debian/libmutter-3-0.symbols: Mark many symbols as Linux-only
[ Simon McVittie ]
* debian/patches: Update to upstream gnome-3-30 branch at commit
- In particular this fixes two memory leaks introduced in 3.30.1
(Closes: #913028)
2018-10-14 - Jeremy Bicha <>
mutter (3.30.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Only Build-Depend on libdrm-dev and libgbm-dev on Linux

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