User broozar created a dark lightweight, minimalist yet appealing theme for a FreeBSD 12.1 system. The theme is a customization of MATE desktop environment X, and SLiM. Check out their Github on more information on how to install this sweet theme.

desktop install script for FreeBSD 12.1


This script helps you set up a desktop system on top of FreeBSD 12.1. It will install PKG, X, MATE, SLiM, some additional tools and set up a ‘wheel video’ user.


  1. Install a minimal image of FreeBSD 12.1 with sources, but do not create any additional users.
  2. Boot your new FreeBSD system and log in as root.
  3. Navigate to yout TMP directory, fetch the install script from GitHub, and run it: ….