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How Can I Install a GUI on an ECS Running CentOS 7 or EulerOS?

Updated at: Jun 29, 2021 GMT+08:00


This section describes how to install a GUI on an ECS running CentOS 7 series.



  1. Run the following command to install the GUI desktop component:

    # yum groupinstall "Server with GUI"

    If the following message is displayed after the installation is complete:

    Failed : python -urllibs3.noarch 0:1.10.2-7.e17

    Run the following command:

    mv /usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/urllib3/packages/ssl_match_hostname /usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/urllib3/packages/ssl_match_hostname.bak

    yum install python-urllib3 -y

  2. After the installation is complete, run the following command to set the default startup level to

    # systemctl set-default

  3. Run the following command to start

    # systemctl start

  4. Restart the ECS.

  5. Log in to the ECS using VNC provided on the management console. Set the language, time zone, username, and password as prompted.

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