Project ID: 31171


The cinnamon desktop environment built for EL8 distributions (RHEL, CentOS, Oracle).

Installation Instructions

To install:

sudo dnf install cinnamon

suggested packages:

sudo dnf install gnome-terminal gnome-system-monitor

To install the mint icon themes, enable my icon-themes repository:

sudo dnf copr enable stenstorp/icon-themes sudo dnf install mint-themes mint-y-theme mint-*-icons


There have been reports of some users having issues logging in using GDM. These issues do not seem to exist when using LightDM. LightDM can be installed using the following commands:

sudo dnf copr enable stenstorp/lightdm sudo dnf install lightdm-settings slick-greeter-cinnamon sudo systemctl disable gdm sudo systemctl enable lightdm

LightDM will be enabled upon rebooting.

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 (161519)* EPEL 8 (5573 downloads)

* Total number of downloaded packages.