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File Roller Comments

File Roller discontinued ? 1 Helpful

Comment by TSnake41
about File Roller Sep 2016

You can get the Updated GTK-3 version of File Roller on Gnome website.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/FileRoller

And the lastest stable release is the 17-Aug-2016.

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Ugh

Comment by ZackGules
about File Roller Sep 2015

Well, it supports a lot of archive types via plugins. But with current GTK3 incarnation, it become typically quite ugly outside of Gnome3 Desktop and has a minimum on options.

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