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Monday, November 19, 2018

What is the difference between GNOME Shell and GNOME Desktop

GNOME Shell is simply a desktop environment which changes the user interface. GNOME Desktop, on the other hand, has a lot more than GNOME Shell. Think of GNOME Desktop as a superset of GNOME shell. It contains GNOME Shell and various Gnome specific applications, packages along with gnome-session.