( forked from loise/KentOS-8.2.2004.1 )

Project ID: 37369


KDE for Enterprise Linux 8.2

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Copyright (c) 2020
Nolden Systemelektronik GmbH
Hochsteinstr. 14
56743 Mendig

Dipl.-Ing. Marie Loise Nolden
Email: nolden-systemelektronik@t-online.de

Installation Instructions

KentOS is an extension for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 and compatible Enterprise Linux providing the complete set of Plasma Desktop, all development tools and tons of useful applications. It can also be packed onto the ISO Image of the Distribution and selected during install to have a clean KDE Desktop Environment right from the start. Qt Creator, KDevelop, Texmaker plus all of the latest Qt 5 series allow rapid setup of a development workstation for RHEL 8 and compatible with C/C++ and Python.


CentOS 8.2.2004: Extract the newest ISO image file and flash to USB drive or CD, then install via Network install.
(see https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/loise/KentOS-8.2.2004_Installer_Image_ISO/)

Upgrade Installation on existing Systems (RHEL 8.2, Oracle Linux 8.2, CentOS 8.2.2004)

For easy online installation (copr doesn't support providing a groups file yet), enable the EPEL repository additionally to the KentOS copr repository and install KDE with:

$ dnf copr enable loise/KentOS-8.2.2004 $ yum install epel-release $ yum update $ yum group install kde-desktop

Realtime Kernel for KentOS 8.2.2004

The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 for x86_64 - Real Time repository is available as a separately available Add-On.

$ dnf copr enable loise/KentOS-8.2.2004-RT $ yum update

Active Releases

The following unofficial repositories are provided as-is by owner of this project. Contact the owner directly for bugs or issues (IE: not bugzilla).

Release Architectures Repo Download
EPEL 8 x86_64 [modified] (0)* EPEL 8 (216 downloads)

* Total number of packages downloaded in the last seven days.

External Repository List

The following repositories are accessible during builds