How to install "xorg-x11-apps" package in RHEL8?

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  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • xorg-x11-apps


  • How to install the xorg-x11-apps package to get xclock in RHEL8?
  • Which package provides xclock and xeyes in RHEL8?
  • Which applications can be used to test ssh X11Forwarding in RHEL8?


  • The xorg-x11-apps package has been provided in the CodeReady Linux Builder Repository for RHEL8. Enable this repository on the system:

    # subscription-manager repos --enable=codeready-builder-for-rhel-8-x86_64-rpms
  • Then install the package:

    # yum install xorg-x11-apps

Optionally, use xterm or any other GUI application to test SSH X11Forwarding.

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