Regolith is a unique desktop environment that ditches the cruft of Windows and Mac knockoffs to provide a productive and beautiful place to get work done. Built on top of Ubuntu and GNOME, Regolith stands on a stable, well-supported, and consistent foundation.
Upon login, Regolith is relatively free of clutter. A bar at the bottom provides important information such as the time and active workspace.
For those that do most of their work in the terminal, pressing
<enter> is all it takes to get to business:
Need more terminals? Toggle between horizontal and vertical layouts with
Launching apps is as simple as
<space>, type a few letters of the app you're looking for and press
<enter> to launch it:
gnome-flashback provides consistent and simple system management. Tweak your UI, auto mount your USB drives, connect to a wireless router:
Toggle an overlay via
<?> that presents the most important keybindings until they become muscle-memory:
Big on multitasking? Quickly find the window you're looking for via
<space>, or navigate over workspaces with
Waste no space on frivolous UI and take advantage of every pixel without micro-managing your window layouts:
Install or test drive Regolith from scratch with the LiveCD Installer, or if you already have an existing Ubuntu setup*, simply add it as another desktop session by installing the package
regolith-desktop from the Regolith PPA. See the install page for more details.
*Ubuntu 18.04 and Ubuntu 19.04 bases available
Have a look at the Getting Started guide to learn more about using Regolith Linux, see the latest updates, or check out the configuration page and list of HowTos to learn about how to tweak it to your liking. Also have a look at the Keybindings to learn the quickest way around your new desktop environment. Once you've gotten familiar with Regolith have a look at the active RfCs.
|Bug Reports||Github Issues|
|Feature Requests||Github Issues|
|Change Annoucements||Mailing List|
Regolith is more curation than creation. Here are some of the notable people and entities that produced unaffiliated work independently from which Regolith is based.
|Michael Stapelberg and Ingo Bürk||Desktop UI|
|Dave Davenport||Desktop UI|
|Alberts Muktupāvels||Desktop UI|
|Jesús Castro and Alex Palaistras||Desktop UI|
|Vivien Didelot||Desktop UI|
|Arctic Ice Studio and Ethan Schoonover||Colors|
|Lucas Bellator and Luca Bravo||Wallpaper|
|Canonical and GitHub||Infrastructure|