CentOS 7: Install MATE for desktop environment

This article will describe installing MATE for desktop environment.

1 Install MATE

The following command will install MATE.

$ sudo yum install -y epel-release
$ sudo yum groupinstall -y "MATE Desktop"
$ sudo reboot

2 Login to MATE

You can select other desktop environment.


MATE is displayed.


3 Uninstall MATE

The following command will uninstall MATE.

$ sudo yum groupremove -y "MATE Desktop"
$ sudo yum autoremove -y