How to install a GUI in Amazon Linux 2022?


AL 2 supports MATE, or at least makes it possible to install it. Is there a repo AL2022 can connect to for adding extras?

asked a year ago956 views
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Graphical desktop support: AL2023 is cloud-centered and optimized for Amazon EC2 usage and currently does not include a graphical or desktop environment. To provide feedback on GitHub, see .

answered 2 months ago

Exactly the post you are looking for with the details. Read the section specific to the manual/automated way as you deem necessary for your own situation.


Hope this helps. if it did, please click on accepted answer on the post.

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answered a year ago
  • I'm afraid that's for Amazon Linux 2, not Amazon Linux 2022 which has no amazon-linux-extras. Thanks.

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