How to Install Gnome on Centos 8
CentOS is a computing platform. It is free and open-source. CentOS is perfectly compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The newest platform version is called CentOS8. It comes with new features and functionality.
Now, you understand why having Gnome on CentOS8 is beneficial. Thus, it is time to check how to install it.
SentOS8 already comes with a pre-installed desktop environment. Thus, when you see something about Gnome installation, we mean CentOS8 workstation. Now, let us move to the installation procedure.
Step 1 - Login to your CentOS console. Move to the command line shell. Further, execute the command:
Now, you will see that the Workstation group is also listed in the DNF command.
Step 2 - Install the Workstation group with the command
It might take some time. Just wait until the process is completed. Further, a window will appear:
The installation process will continue. Wait until it is complete.
Step 3: when the installation is over, change the default boot to graphical. The next time, your system will boot with the new desktop. To do so, run the following command: