Fedora 23 was out. we have already prepared article for Fedora upgrade 23 to Fedora 23. Also we prepared article for fresh installation of Fedora 23. It’s not enough to make your Desktop as user friendly. We have to tweak & adjust some settings and install additional software’s to make your Desktop easier as well as better performance for more user friendly.
1) Check for updates
Make sure your system upto date. How to check and do ? It’s very simply, you can do by hitting below command on your terminal. It will ask you to confirm for update, here you can see how much MB/KB going to upgrade, its purely depends on your system package which you have installed.
# Updating packages to latest version # daygeek@2daygeek [~]$ sudo dnf update Fedora 23 - x86_64 976 kB/s | 43 MB 00:44 Fedora 23 - x86_64 - Updates 411 kB/s | 5.3 MB 00:13 Last metadata expiration check performed 0:00:02 ago on Tue Nov 10 18:11:12 2015. Dependencies resolved. ================================================================================ Package Arch Version Repository Size ================================================================================ Installing: kernel x86_64 4.2.5-300.fc23 updates 47 k kernel-core x86_64 4.2.5-300.fc23 updates 20 M kernel-modules x86_64 4.2.5-300.fc23 updates 18 M Upgrading: NetworkManager x86_64 1:1.0.6-8.fc23 updates 2.0 M . . xorg-x11-server-common x86_64 1.18.0-0.6.20151027.fc23 updates 44 k xorg-x11-server-utils x86_64 7.7-17.fc23 updates 189 k zenity x86_64 188.8.131.52-1.fc23 updates 3.4 M Transaction Summary ================================================================================ Install 3 Packages Upgrade 218 Packages Total download size: 386 M Is this ok [y/N]: y
2) Install Gnome Tweak Tool & dconf editor
By default GNOME 3 settings and options are looking good and you want make your desktop settings to more more, alternatively you can install Gnome Tweak Tool & dconf editor which will give lots of cool options which was not there in GNOME Application. This will make your desktop more beautiful.
# unity tweak tool installation # daygeek@2daygeek [~]$ sudo dnf install gnome-tweak-tool dconf-editor