GNOME Archive Manager

  (Redirected from File Roller)

Archive Manager (previously File Roller) is the file archiver of the GNOME desktop environment.[5]

Archive Manager
File-roller.svg
GNOME Archive Manager 40 beta (released in 2021-04).png
GNOME Archive Manager 3.40 beta
Developer(s)Paolo Bacchilega
Initial releaseMay 12, 2001; 20 years ago (2001-05-12)[1][2]
Stable release
3.40.0[3] Edit this on Wikidata / 1 May 2021; 4 months ago (1 May 2021)
Preview release
3.37.90[4] Edit this on Wikidata / 8 August 2020; 13 months ago (8 August 2020)
Repository
Written inC
Operating systemUnix-like
TypeFile archiver
LicenseGPL-2.0-or-later
Websitewiki.gnome.org/Apps/FileRoller

Archive Manager can:[6]

  • Create and modify archives
  • View the content of an archive
  • View a file contained in the archive
  • Extract files from the archive

File formatsEdit

Supporting the archive formats requires external back-end programs and libraries,[7] it supports:[8]

LimitationsEdit

Fille-roller does not give the advanced options to compress using different levels of compression via GUI (High, Normal, Low/Fast, etc). This can be set however using dconf-editor, or the old gconf-editor on GNOME 2.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2002-12-11. Retrieved 2016-02-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ https://git.gnome.org/browse/file-roller/commit/NEWS?id=3d7d6e3cc8202813ffcbe0c8affd1a6a04e5a9c7
  3. ^ "Release 3.40.0". 1 May 2021. Retrieved 11 May 2021.
  4. ^ "Release 3.37.90". 8 August 2020. Retrieved 6 September 2020.
  5. ^ "File Roller makes archiving easy" Techrepublic. Retrieved 25 November 2013.
  6. ^ "3.4.1. Using File Roller" Centos.org. Retrieved 25 November 2013
  7. ^ http://fileroller.sourceforge.net/features.html File Roller is only a graphical interface to archiving utilities
  8. ^ GNOME GitLab: File "supported-mime-types"

External linksEdit