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What to do after installing Fedora 24+

UPDATED REGULARLY, COME BACK FOR UPDATES

Also applies to Fedora 25, 26, 27, etc.
Download update and reboot
dnf update --refresh -yIf migrating from other version use this to find out manually installed packages:
dnf history userinstalledTo set max installed kernel:
vim /etc/dnf/dnf.conf
installonly_limit=2Install gnome-tweak-tool Install rpmfusion packages from http://rpmfusion.org/Configuration

dnf install gstreamer{1,}-{ffmpeg,libav,plugins-{good,ugly,bad{,-free,-nonfree}}} --setopt=strict=0

I use this repo before rpmfusion ready:
baseurl=http://ftp-stud.hs-esslingen.de/pub/fusion-24/RPMS/
Install steam from http://negativo17.org/steam/ Install gnome extensions
http://goo.gl/DKZGcGShow battery percentage
gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface show-battery-percentage trueAdd lcd filter (lcddefault or lcdlight) for better font rendering
cat ~/.config/fontconfig/conf.d/20-custom.conf
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!DOCTYPE fontconfig SYSTEM "fonts.dtd">
<fontconfig&g…

Automatic laptop brightness

Just create crontab :D

#crontab -e

0 08 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =20
0 09 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =30
0 10 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =35
0 11 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =40
0 12 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =40
0 13 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =45
0 14 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =45
0 15 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =45
0 16 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =35
0 17 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =30
0 18 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =20
0 19 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =20
0 20 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =15
0 21 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =15
0 22 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =15
0 23 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =15
0 00 * * * DISPLAY=:0 xbacklight =15



Installed Gnome Extension (Fedora 24 Gnome 3.20)

Installed Gnome ExtensionsNow I'm using Fedora 25 with Gnome 3.22


AlternateTab by fmuellner

Substitute Alt-Tab with a window based switcher that does not group by application.


CPU Power Manager by martin31821

Manage Intel_pstate CPU Frequency scaling driver


Disconnect Wifi by kgshank

Adds a Disconnect option for Wifi in status menu, when a network is connected. Shows a Reconnect option, when no networks are connected.


Freon by UshakovVasilii

Shows CPU temperature, disk temperature, video card temperature (NVIDIA/Catalyst/Bumblebee&NVIDIA), voltage and fan RPM (forked from xtranophilist/gnome-shell-extension-sensors)

Vitals by corecoding

A glimpse into your computer's temperature, voltage, fan speed, memory usage, processor load, system resources, network speed and storage stats. This is a one stop shop to monitor all of your vital sensors. Uses asynchronous polling to provide a smooth user experience.

Harddisk LED by bijignome <- me :)

Show harddisk activity (IO speed read/…

Fix ugly font rendering in Linux

mkdir -p ~/.config/fontconfig/conf.d/

Edit this file:
~/.config/fontconfig/conf.d/20-no-embedded.conf 

<?xml version="1.0"?><!DOCTYPE fontconfig SYSTEM "fonts.dtd"><fontconfig><matchtarget="font"><editname="embeddedbitmap"mode="assign"><bool>false</bool></edit></match></fontconfig>
Ref: https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/69232/how-to-fix-font-rendering-of-monaco/