The DesQ Desktop Environment comprises of smaller projects - DesQ libraries, Session Manger, Shell, DesQ Utils and a small group of
integrated apps. While the individual components can be compiled and installed separately, a simple compile script is
DesQ - Dependencies
The rest of the compile and install instructions assume that the following dependencies are installed. The package names indicated are from
The DesQ project uses
... as the defacto window manager. This is a runtime dependency.
- Qt5 SVG
- Qt5 Wayland
- Qt DBusMenu Protocol
DesQ Installation - The Simple Way
The simple way has two simple steps:
Note: This requires an active internet connection. Also, the script uses
- Download the compile script
- Run the compile script
git to download the sources.
DesQ Installation - The Difficult Way