To install GUI (Graphical User Interface) for debian

To install it via CLI, perform the following commands:

Gnome:

apt-get install aptitude tasksel
tasksel install gnome-desktop --new-install

KDE:

apt-get install kde-standard

XFCE:

apt-get install xfce4 xfce4-goodies thunar-archive-plugin

LXDE:

apt-get install lxde

Here Gnome, KDE, XFCE, LXDE all provide GUI environment for debian. A single GUI environment is enough to run on the VPS but please go through " https://wiki.debian.org/DesktopEnvironment " to find out the best suitable GUI for your needs.

To connect to the GUI via VNC/RDP, please see -- How to install a xRDP on Debian 9


Last Modified: September 13 2018 00:24:05