Project ID: 51701


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

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

dnf -y install @base-x @multimedia cpp dejavu-sans-fonts dejavu-sans-mono-fonts lightdm-gtk spice-vdagent

dnf -y install @xfce-desktop xfce-theme-manager xfce4-{about,notifyd,taskmanager} initial-setup-gui -x=gdm

echo -e "[Seat:*]\nuser-session=xfce" > /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf.d/xfce.conf

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 (9 downloads)

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