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    Question how tKo make a custom desktop environent?

    I would like to know how to make a desktop environment like gnome or mate from scratch

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    Default Re: how tKo make a custom desktop environent?

    Quote Originally Posted by LeoWarrior View Post
    I would like to know how to make a desktop environment like gnome or mate from scratch
    Get the source code. What exactly is that you hope to do?

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    Default Re: how tKo make a custom desktop environent?

    E17 was written over a period of *12* years. It takes a long time to develop any product i guess
    Good links:-
    how do we create a desktop environment from scratch?
    Basic Graphics Programming With The Xlib Library
    GNOME Version 3.20.2
    openSUSE Leap 42.3 64-bit

    www.vazhavandan.blogspot.com

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    Default Re: how tKo make a custom desktop environent?

    Quote Originally Posted by chief_sealth View Post
    Get the source code. What exactly is that you hope to do?
    I have the source code for cinnamon but i dont know how to compile so i can make my own version

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    Default Re: how tKo make a custom desktop environent?

    Quote Originally Posted by LeoWarrior View Post
    I have the source code for cinnamon but i dont know how to compile so i can make my own version
    Hi
    Have a look at the OBS project on what packages are required and how to build...software.opensuse.org:

    https://build.opensuse.org/package/s...ckage=cinnamon
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