This guide will show you how to install Deepin Desktop Environment on Fedora 30. With the release of Fedora 30, the Fedora team saw it fit to add two more desktop environment to the maximum delight of its users. These are:
- Deepin (the desktop environment used in Deepin Linux) and,
- Pantheon (the desktop environment that powers elementary OS).
The packages for Deepin Desktop Environment are installable from Fedora repositories. Fire up a new terminal on your Fedora 30 system and view details about Deepin Desktop Environment group packages.
$ sudo dnf group info "Deepin Desktop" ............................ Environment Group: Deepin Desktop Description: Deepin desktop is the desktop environment released with deepin. It aims at being elegant and easy to use. Mandatory Groups: Administration Tools Common NetworkManager Submodules Core Deepin Desktop Applications Deepin Desktop Environment Dial-up Networking Support Fonts Guest Desktop Agents Hardware Support Input Methods Multimedia Printing Support Standard base-x Optional Groups: 3D Printing Cloud Management Tools Deepin Desktop Office Media packages for Deepin Desktop
It can be installed by running.
sudo dnf -y group install "Deepin Desktop"
Reboot your system after the installation.
On the login screen, select “Deepin” under the list of Desktop sessions available.
You’ll be logged in to Deepin desktop environment which has a look like this.
Enjoy using Deepin, which is one of the best Desktop environments for Linux. For older versions of Fedora, check:
For the installation of Pantheon Desktop Environment on Fedora 30, refer to:
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