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Spin Name

QtDesktop Spin


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QtDesktop is a lightwight qt based application set. It is based on Razor-Qt desktop environment. Unlike most desktop environments, Razor-Qt also works fine with weak machines.


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Detailed Description

It contains a login manager, the Razor-qt desktop environment with Openbox as windowmanager, and a set of useful Qt based applications, like a filemanager, an image-viewer, a multimeda player, lightweight network configuration tools as well as other useful tools that make the daily desktop usage more comfortable.

Applications of Choice

Login Manager: LightDM with Razor LightDM-Greeter
Window Manager: Openbox
Network Manager: in progress
Browser: QupZilla
Filemanager: in progress
Editor: JuffEd
Terminal: qterminal
Image Viewer: nomacs
Audio Player: Clementine
Video Player: SMplayer, VLC
Clipboard Manager: qlipper
Mixer: QasMixer
Power Management: PtBatterySystemTray
Printer Support: in progress

See for full application list

Theme / Style

oxygen and oxygen-gtk (for GTK applications)

Target Devices

  • Desktops
  • Netbooks
  • Nettops

Benefit to Fedora

Razor-qt is the first lightweight Qt based desktop environment. It works great on modern machines as well as on weaker hardware.

Kickstart File


ISO Name / FS Label

  • Fedora-%{ver}-%{arch}-QtDesktop
  • Fedora-%{ver}-%{arch}-QtDesktop-Live

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