I am proud to announce  you that I have just ported XFCE and all of its dependencies from Fedora 30 to Centos 8.

All of the rpms are stored on my site and available as a Centos 8 repository

Prerequisites

xfce needs gtk-doc present in the Centos-PowerTools repository this repository is disabled by default during installation

so to enabled it use the command below

dnf config-manager --set-enabled PowerTools

Here's how to install my repostiory

Click on this link to download and install my repository to your pc.

this rpm create the following file  /etc/yum.repos.d/sauronlenoir.repo with the following content.


[sauronlenoir-rpm]
name=sauronlenoi-rpm
baseurl=https://sauronlenoir.be/repo/rpm
gpgcheck=0
enabled=1


[sauronlenoir-srpm]
name=sauronlenoi-srpm
baseurl=https://sauronlenoir.be/repo/srpm
gpgcheck=0
enabled=0

Installation of XFCE

dnf group install Xfce

Don't forget to reboot the computer

When you perform after you have encoded your userid you have the possibility to chose xfce

enjoy

 

Serge Sterck 53 years old computer scientist living in Brussels.

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