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Old 24th November 2011, 06:50 PM
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Re: how to install Gnome desktop from console?

Yum goupinstall "GNOME Desktop Environment" worked for me in Fedora 16 KDE. I love the KDE environment but want to learn both desktop environments.
Old 20th June 2012, 04:28 PM
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Re: how to install Gnome desktop from console?

yum groupinstall "GNOME Desktop Environment"
Works on Fedora 17, too.
Old 16th March 2014, 08:50 PM
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Re: how to install Gnome desktop from console?

eleven years later, and the thread still retains value.

seven years later, and ThunderB's post/advice still works
Fedora 17.
Old 6th June 2014, 09:08 AM
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Exclamation Re: how to install Gnome desktop from console?

On Fedora 20: yum groups install "GNOME Desktop"
Old 6th June 2014, 11:14 AM
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Re: how to install Gnome desktop from console?

Guys, this thread dates back 10 years and while there's some current info involved, we really need to close it.
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