Category : "openSuse"

Install the xfce desktop on opensuse 12.2

Xfce is a lightweight desktop alternative to gnome and kde. To install it on opensuse, open a terminal and run the following command ~> sudo zypper in -t pattern xfce It will install the all packages necessary for the xfce desktop. Now logout. On the login page, in the Session menu there should be and entry for Xfce. Select it to login ...

Install virtualbox guest additions in opensuse 12.2

Opensuse 12.2 by default has the virtualbox guest additions inbuilt. But if you want to reinstall then follow the steps. First install the C compiler and make utilities required to compile the guest additions. sudo zypper in gcc make Now install the kernel development packages for the current distro version Find the kernel type ~> uname -r 3.4.28-2.20-desktop Update the kernel ~> sudo zypper update kernel-desktop Now install the ...

Install the lxde desktop on opensuse 12.2

LXDE Desktop Lxde (Lightweight X11 desktop environment) is a linux desktop system that is a lightweight alternative to gnome and kde desktops. I prefer it over gnome because of its simplicity and ease of use. Gnome as of version 3 has a strange user interface that is not liked by all. So if you too want to get rid of it, ...



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