[How To] Run MATE Desktop In GNOME Shell

This being Linux, we have the good fortune of having our choice of desktop environment & nobody says that it has to be one at a time.

MATE, as some of you will know/remember is the fork of the long deprecated GNOME2, but still retains all the look & feel of the “good ol’ days”.

So what was initially a jump into nostalgia for me became an unintended ...