Top-10 things to do after installing Fedora 23 to make as user friendly

8) Install bunch of software & other Desktop Environments

Below bunch of software almost mandatory for major activity on our system. So, install it by running below commands.

# Install VLC Media Player #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install vlc

# Install gimp & inkscape #
[email protected] [~]$ dnf install gimp inkscape

# Install messanger #
[email protected] [~]$ dnf install pidgin

# Install qbittorrent #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install qbittorrent deluge

# Install java #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install java

# Install p7zip which will extracts all kind of archives. #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install p7zip

# Install Office suite #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install libreoffice

# Install Filezilla FTP client  #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install filezilla

# Install Virtualization software #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install VirtualBox

Some of the other Apps which is not available from Fedora & RPMFusion repository.

Install Dropbox.

#  Create dropbox.repo file  #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo touch /etc/yum.repos.d/dropbox.repo

# Past dropbox repo content #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo nano /etc/yum.repos.d/dropbox.repo
[Dropbox]
name=Dropbox Repository
baseurl=http://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/$releasever/
gpgkey=http://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/rpm-public-key.asc

#  Install dropbox  #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install nautilus-dropbox

Install Skype.

# Download latest Skype rpm file #
$ sudo wget http://download.skype.com/linux/skype-4.3.0.37-fedora.i586.rpm

# Install Skype, This will install dependencies also #
$ sudo dnf install skype-4.3.0.37-fedora.i586.rpm

# For 64-bit system install below dependencies #
$ sudo yum -y install libXv.i686 libXScrnSaver.i686 qt.i686 qt-x11.i686 pulseaudio-libs.i686 pulseaudio-libs-glib2.i686 alsa-plugins-pulseaudio.i686

Install Steam.

# Steam repo #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo nano /etc/yum.repos.d/steam.repo
[steam]
name=Steam RPM packages (and dependencies) for Fedora
baseurl=http://spot.fedorapeople.org/steam/fedora-$releasever/
enabled=1
skip_if_unavailable=1
gpgcheck=0

#  Install steam  #
[email protected] [~]$ sudo dnf install steam

Magesh Maruthamuthu

Love to play with all Linux distribution

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