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Getting RGB Peripherals To Work

To get RGB peripherals to work on Linux you may need to download some extra software. This is because most companies don't yet offer a Linux version of their software (i.e iCue for corsair).

Instead, we can use this: ckb-next

The docs are pretty self-explanatory, so please read through them:

i. Install the required dependencies:

sudo dnf install gcc gcc-c++ make cmake glibc zlib-devel qt5-qtbase-devel \ 
quazip-qt5-devel systemd-devel pulseaudio-libs-devel qt5-linguist qt5-qtx11extras-devel \  
xcb-util-wm-devel xcb-util-devel libxcb-devel git dbusmenu-qt5-devel
ii. Clone from source:
git clone
iii. cd to source and build:
cd cbk-next
iv. Open your new application and have fun messing with pretty lights.

It is pretty simple to build it from source and after that you will have a new application that can be used to control the lighting on your peripherals and create all the cool effects you need to program effectively.