Fedy lets you install multimedia codecs and additional software that Fedora doesn't want to ship, like mp3 support, Adobe Flash, Oracle Java etc., and much more with just a few clicks.
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see gnu.org/licenses.
Copyright (C) Satyajit Sahoo
Fedy relies on
GJS for it's UI layer.
The included plugins rely on the following packages,
Installation instructions can be found on https://www.folkswithhats.org.
Do not follow instructions from any other source!
After installation, search for
Fedy in the menu/overview or type
fedy in the terminal.
Plugins can be placed under
~/.local/share/fedy/plugins/, or the system plugins directory.
Each plugin is a directory with the suffix
.plugin, which consist of a JSON formatted metadata file. The metadata file contains information about the plugin and describes how
Fedy should run the tasks.
The plugins can run any command or scripts (
python etc.). In addtion to the system commands,
Fedy provides an additional command,
run-as-root to allow running commands (e.g.-
run-as-root touch /some/file/somewhere) or scripts (e.g.-
run-as-root -s do-stuff.sh) as root.
Have a look at the existing plugins to know more about how to write plugins for
You can get the latest source code from the github page.
git clone https://github.com/folkswithhats/fedy
Bugs and feature requests
Please submit bugs and feature requests here. Pull requests are always welcome.