Questions tagged [file-roller]

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Packaged and compiled application co-existence

OS: Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon 64-bit. Since I have packaged version installed of the following application: file-roller which is Archive Manager, and I also have a compiled version installed, I would ...
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file-roller: An error occurred while loading the archive (Zip/7z)

As I don't use GUI for archive extraction much, I don't know since when this error I am getting: An error occurred while loading the archive. This error I get while trying to open an ordinary Zip ...
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Why can file-roller extract rar files in Debian 8?

I have only enabled main component of Debian repository (Debian 8, Jessie) yet file-roller (Archive Manager) can extract a RAR compressed file. I have the following programs installed: file-roller, ...
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Change CPIO format to newc without extraction

I am trying to create modify an u-boot filesystem image. At first I tried to extract, modify and then pack it again, but that didn't work, because extracting and repacking seems to mess up the ...
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Why does file-roller appear to have lower privileges than the user?

In Ubuntu I have a mounted Samba share. I have selected some files in a directory on the Samba share in Nautilus and attempted to compress them to an archive in the same location. File Roller tells me ...
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file-roller doesn't use single-click anymore?

In the old days, I can navigate in file-roller with only single click, now I had to do a double click, anyone know if this is configurable?