Fedora 22 Post Installation Guide


One of the most anticipated Linux distro of 2015 Fedora 22 has brought a lot of new features. DNF (Danified YUM) is one of the major changes in Fedora 22. DNF is the latest Package Manager for Fedora. It replaces the old YUM which has been deprecated. And future Fedora releases will move to DNF. DFN uses similar syntax to the old YUM so migrating to DNF will not be any issues.

Fedora Update


Its always better to keep your system updated.

RPM Fusion Repo

RPM Fusion Repository includes most of the third party applications which are not included with the main distro for various reasons. It is recommended to install the RPM fusion repo. Most of the packages mentioned on this page uses RPM Fusion Repository like mp3 codex, Multimedia players and many more.

MP3 Playback


The default installing of the players listed below may not allow you to play mp3. To play mp3 files you may have to install gstreamer mp3 plugins. Fedora 22 has some issues when installingĀ gstreamer mp3 plugins. It can be installed using Fedy Tool. Fedy Tool also has some other useful software packages too.

Fedy Tool


Rythmbox is likely that it will be installed by default. If not installed then you can install it very easily.



Amarok is the default audio player for KDE. It can also be installed on Gnome.


Audacious is a winamp like audio player


XMMS is another winamp like audio player. And its one of my favorite. Its better than audacious in my eyes


Banshee allows you to import CDs, sync your music collection to an iPod, play music directly from an iPod, create playlists with songs from your library, and create audio and MP3 CDs from your music library.

Video and DVD Playback


VLC player

VLC player is the best video player for Linux. It is capable of playing almost every video format.


Xine is another video player for Linux. It is very much like vlc player

Mplayer with SM Player GUI

Mplayer is a VLC player like player for Linux. It is capable of playing almost all video and audio formats.


Totem is the default video player for Fedora.


K9Copy is a free, open source DVD backup and DVD authoring program for Linux


libdvdcss is a free and open source software library for accessing and unscrambling DVDs encrypted with the Content Scramble System (CSS). libdvdcss is part of the VideoLAN project and is used by VLC media player and other DVD player software such as Ogle, xine-based players, and MPlayer.

Adobe Flash Player


Add the Adobe repo

Install Flash Player

Install Adobe reader

Google Chrome


Add Google dnf Repo

And paste the following

Fedora 32-bit

Fedora 64-bit
Save the file using “:wq“.

Install Google Chrome

Other Applications



Filezilla is a FTP client and its one of the best

7z or p7zip


Unrar utility for extracting, testing and viewing the contents of archives created with the RAR archiver version 1.50 and above.

Transmission bittorrent client

Transmission is a lightweight bittorrent client for Linux platform.


Wine is a is a compatibility layer capable of running Windows applications on Linux. It can run many windows applications even some games in Linux.


GParted is a free partition editor for graphically managing your disk partitions.


Gimp is the most advanced Image Editor for Linux. This gimp has lot of useful features useful.

Virtual Box







Create the repo:
And Paste the following
Install Steam

Development Tools


Open JDK

The opensource implementation of Java Development Kit

Eclipse IDE

Eclipse is a multi-language Integrated development environment (IDE)

QT Creator


Android Tools

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