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Arch-based distro

To install plainDE on Arch Linux you can install plainde-meta AUR package or add plainDE repository.

From source

First of all, install the following dependencies:

Distro List of dependencies
Arch Linux git qt5-base xorg noto-fonts-emoji polkit ttf-opensans make alsa-utils kwindowsystem python3 picom upower
Debian 11+ / Ubuntu 22.04+ git g++ qtbase5-dev xorg fonts-noto-color-emoji make alsa-utils libkf5windowsystem-dev python3 picom libxkbcommon-x11-dev policykit-1 curl upower
Fedora 36 git qt5-qtbase-devel xorg-x11-server-Xorg google-noto-emoji-fonts make alsa-utils kf5-kwindowsystem-devel picom upower

Caution. Fedora is not tested yet.

After installing dependencies run

sh -c "$(curl -fsSL"

or run this as root

sh -c "$(curl -fsSL"

This script will install all plainDE components (plainBase, plainPanel, plainControlCenter, plainAbout, plainArtwork)