Installation Guide: Fedora 8 Desktop (a.k.a. The Perfect Desktop) - Page 9
K3B is a burning suite with a lot of features.
If you want to use K3B, install the following packages:
Skype is a software for internet telephony, instant messaging etc.
If you want to use skype, open a terminal and create the repository file (root privileges needed):
gedit /etc/yum.repos.d/skype.repoInsert the following content:
[skype] name=Skype Repository baseurl=http://download.skype.com/linux/repos/fedora/updates/i586/ gpgkey=http://www.skype.com/products/skype/linux/rpm-public-key.asc gpgcheck=1 enabled=1Now install the following package:
Audacity is a software to edit audio files.
If you want to use Audacity, install the following package:
Streamtuner is a stream directory browser. With Streamtuner you can listen to SHOUTcast-streams etc.
If you want to use Streamtuner, install the following package:
FireFTP is an extension for Firefox. It provides an easy to use, full featured ftp client. It can be startet without firefox from the gnome applications menu.
If you want to use FireFTP, open https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/684 within Firefox and click on "Install Now".
Accept the installation:
After the installation is finished restart Firefox. FireFTP is available in the upper menu or when you right click on a ftp-link.
Create a new launcher in the gnome applications menu to start FireFTP without Firefox. Open the main menu editor.
Click on "Internet" on the left side and afterwards on "New item" on the right side.
Insert/select the following in the launcher-window:
Command: firefox -chrome chrome://fireftp/content/
Comment: FTP Client
Optional choose an icon for the new launcher.
Filezilla is a ftp-client with many features - supporting FTP, FTPS and SFTP.
If you want to use filezilla, install the following package:
With gparted you are able to resize, move and format partitions - many file systems are supported.
If you want to use gparted, install the following packages:
With gtkpod you can manage your iPod. Many iPods are supported, including iPod mini, iPod Photo, iPod Shuffle, iPod nano, and iPod Video.
If you want to use gtkpod, install the following package: