Fedy is post-installation script for Fedora, written in bash. It can be used to install multimedia codecs and additional software that Fedora doesn’t want to ship like Adobe Flash, Oracle Java etc., and much more with just a few clicks.
In this article, we will be known about the installation of Fedy on fedora 25.
We can install it very easily by using the following command as follows
bash -c 'su -c "curl http://folkswithhats.org/fedy-installer -o fedy-installer && chmod +x fedy-installer && ./fedy-installer"'
we can also install it by cloning the GitHub as follows
[root@localhost ~]# git clone https://github.com/folkswithhats/fedy Cloning into 'fedy'... remote: Counting objects: 5446, done. remote: Total 5446 (delta 0), reused 0 (delta 0), pack-reused 5446 Receiving objects: 100% (5446/5446), 14.58 MiB | 53.00 KiB/s, done. Resolving deltas: 100% (2852/2852), done. Checking connectivity... done. [root@localhost ~]# ls anaconda-ks.cfg Downloads Music Public Videos Desktop fedy snap Documents fedy-installer Pictures Templates [root@localhost ~]# cd fedy/ [root@localhost fedy]# ./fedy
Now we can install any package just by clicking on install.
The packages available in fedy are as follows
Adobe Flash, DropBox, Google chrome, Multimedia codecs, skype, master pdf, steam, TeamViewer, telegram, Viber, Virtual Box, WPS office etc.
Here some of the tweaks are available like clean up junk, fancy Bash Prompt, Grub2 Configuration, Disk I/O scheduler etc.
fedy is the awesome tool to install or remove packages for fedora.