Project ID: 45704


A lightweight desktop environment that works well on low end machines.

Supported Architectures : aarch64* / ppc64le / x86_64

*incl. Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ and newer

Installation Instructions

XFCE v4.16 Desktop Environment with LightDM GTK

Baseline: Any EL8 Compatible Distribution - Minimal / Clean Build

dnf -y config-manager --set-enabled powertools

dnf -y copr enable tux808/xfce-desktop

dnf -y install https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-8.noarch.rpm

dnf -y install @base @base-x dejavu-sans-fonts gvfs* lightdm-gtk -x=cockpit,gvfs-{devel,goa}

dnf -y install @xfce-desktop xfce4-{about,notifyd,taskmanager,volumed,*plugin} cpp -x=gdm

dnf -y install @multimedia catfish gigolo firefox parole ristretto xfburn xfce-theme-manager xfmpc

update-mime-database /usr/share/mime

systemctl set-default graphical.target

reboot system

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 for CentOS 8 aarch64 (0)*, ppc64le (0)*, x86_64 (0)* Epel for CentOS 8 (27 downloads)
Fedora rawhide aarch64 (0)* Fedora rawhide (0 downloads)

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