Project ID: 27268


The Budgie desktop environment for Fedora and EL8.

Installation Instructions


sudo dnf copr enable stenstorp/budgie

Press Y to allow.


sudo dnf install budgie-desktop

Recommended packages

sudo dnf install nautilus gnome-terminal gnome-system-monitor arc-theme arc-icon-theme gedit

A collection of applets are now available as: budgie-applet-[name]. They can all be installed at once by installing the budgie-extras package

sudo dnf install budgie-extras

EL8 Specific

Development Packages on EL8

The powertools repository will need to be enabled in order to install budgie development packages on EL8.

sudo dnf config-manager --enable powertools

Building Budgie on EL8

Some build dependencies for budgie-desktop are not (yet) available on EL8. These packages are available in the budgie-dependencies copr repo.

sudo dnf copr enable stenstorp/budgie-dependencies

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] (20108)* EPEL 8 (783 downloads)
Fedora 38 aarch64 (1168)*, x86_64 (18786)* Fedora 38 (0 downloads)
Fedora 39 aarch64 (664)*, x86_64 (8190)* Fedora 39 (248 downloads)
Fedora 40 aarch64 (146)*, x86_64 (2347)* Fedora 40 (101 downloads)
Fedora rawhide aarch64 (3709)*, x86_64 (4432)* Fedora rawhide (236 downloads)

* Total number of downloaded packages.