How to Install Cinnamon 2.0 on Mint 13 (and others)

To install Cinnamon 2.0 on a non-officially supported Mint version (including Mint Maya 13)

1. Go to a terminal and type

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev/cinnamon-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

2. Go to /etc/apt/preferences and add the following :

Package: *
Pin: release o=LP-PPA-gwendal-lebihan-dev-cinnamon-stable
Pin-Priority: 800

3. Go to terminal

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

UPDATE:
1.Go to menu->preferences->software sources
2. Select backports
3. Go to update manager-> software sources, make sure all 1, 2, and 3 are checked. click on refresh, and install updates.

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