POST installation / Companion Applications

 

Note: Commands and package names are from a CentOS 7.7+ Distribution. Translate to your fav. Linux Distribution

Screen Saver : classic xscreensaver
$ su 
yum install xscreensaver xscreensaver-base xscreensaver-extras xscreensaver-extras-base xscreensaver-gl-base xscreensaver-gl-extras
exit
$
Sound Audio Mixer : Pulse Audio Control
$ su
yum install avucontrol
exit
$
Web Browser : firefox or google-chrome 

(firefox is already installed and it's a personal preference really!)

$ su
yum install google-chrome-stable
exit
$
Image Editor : gimp
$ su
yum install gimp
exit
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Office Suite (Text, spreadsheet, etc) : libreoffice
$ su
yum install libreoffice
exit
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PDF Viewer : xpdf or evince
$ su
yum install xpdf
exit
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Multi-Media (audio, video, etc) : vlc
$ su
yum install vlc vlc-extras
exit
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SGI Open Inventor
$ su
yum install Inventor Inventor-data Inventor-examples Inventor-Xt
exit
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Blender (download from blender.org is always recommended)
$ su
yum install blender blender-fonts
exit
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Vector Image Editor  : inkscape
$ su
yum install inkscape
exit
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Useful X11 Apps : <must have really>
$ su
yum install xorg-x11-apps
exit
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X11 Development Apps : <must have really for MaXX Dev.
$ su
yum groupinstall "X Software Development"
exit
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