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Re: [kde] Ark completely useless in common user scenarios





On 08/29/2014 07:57 AM, ianseeks wrote:
On Friday 29 Aug 2014 02:42:02 Matteo Italia wrote:
Hello,

it's probably about 2 years since I switched to KDE, and it's mostly
been a pleasant journey; but since day zero, I've always had problems
with Ark, which, in my opinion, has several known bugs which really
cripple with the most common usage scenarios.
i've never had any problems with Ark myself but then again i don;t use it
much.

Have you logged any errors in the bug tracking system ?  You'll also need to
provide some version numbers of Ark/KDE etc you are using for someone to make
any useful replies.

Suppose that a new KDE user - coming from WinRar, 7zip, PeaZip,
XArchiver, FileRoller, whatever - wants to open some document inside a
zip; he double clicks on the .zip and ark shows up. Nothing particularly
strange here (althought the UI could be somewhat less minimal).


Look up the commands to unzip unrar untar, etc. and do all this from a command line.
It's very straight-forward and unambiguous. Don't depend on Windows habits!

--doug
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