cinnamon man page

cinnamon — desktop


cinnamon [options]


Cinnamon is a Linux desktop environment which provides advanced innovative features and a traditional user experience.

The desktop layout is similar to Gnome 2. The underlying technology is similar from Gnome Shell. The emphasis is put on making users feel at home and providing them with an easy to use and comfortable desktop experience.


Replace the running window manager
Disable connection to the session manager
Specify session management ID
Initialize session from savefile
X screen to use
-d, --display=DISPLAY
X display to use
Make X calls synchronous
Print version and exit
Display help and exit


The bug tracker can be reached by visiting the website https://github.com/linuxmint/Cinnamon/i…

Before sending a bug report, please verify that you have the latest version of cinnamon. Many bugs (major and minor) are fixed at each release, and if yours is out of date, the problem may already have been solved.

Additional Information

For further information, visit the website http://cinnamon.linuxmint.com

Referenced By

cinnamon-launcher(1), cinnamon-settings-daemon(1).

Explore man page connections for cinnamon(1).

cinnamon2d(1) is an alias of cinnamon(1).