Re: Chnge desktop pattern
Please take a look at this discussion thread, which answers your question:
"How yum install KDE desktop?
" 15 Nov. 2011.
You might also want to read the KDE-related info on the Wiki:
(See esp. Sec. 1.2, "Installing KDE Plasma Workspaces
If you have a spare partition on your hard drive, another option would be to download the Fedora KDE Spin and install it separately on that partition:
I did just that and have been experimenting with F16 KDE for the past couple of weeks. It's the first time I've ever used a Fedora-based KDE, and it has been a pleasant surprise. It has run great on my hardware ...
Fedora 17 (LXDE Spin) // Registered Linux User # 442201
AMD Athlon II X2 240 2.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, Seagate Barracuda 320 GB HD, Nvidia GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 integrated GPU, Samsung SH-S222L DVD-RW