AlpineLinux 3.7: Install Xfce for desktop environment

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1 Install Xfce

The following command will install Xfce.

$ sudo setup-xorg-base$ sudo sed -e ‘s;^#http(.*)/v3.7/community;http1/v3.7/community;g’ -i /etc/apk/repositories$ sudo apk update$ sudo apk add xfce4 lxdm faenza-icon-theme$ sudo rc-update add lxdm$ sudo rc-update add dbus$ sudo reboot

2 Login to Xfce

Select “Xfce Session” at Desktop.


Xfce is displayed.


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