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Rar extraction via pcmanfm context menu apparently requires file-roller on Debian

Posted 05-20-2014 at 01:09 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Tags debian, pcmanfm, rar

The title pretty much describes all that's to say about it.

Reading other forum I was left with the impression that xarchiver + unrar would suffice, but apparently it doesn't, at least in Debian Testing, May 2014.
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Possible bug with Debian's Konqueror/Dolphin/KDE and zip extraction, and how to fix

Posted 05-09-2014 at 02:39 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 05-10-2014 at 01:38 PM by the dsc
Tags bug, debian, kde, zip

I noticed that there was no longer the "extract" context submenu for zip files after one of the last updates. Then I went to check the ".desktop" files on /usr/share/kde4, and noticed that they had an editing mistake in the mimetype line:

Code:
MimeType= ... application/x-lzma-compressed-tar;application/zipapplication/x-deb; ...
I guess it was probably something related with deb packages, which must have edited this line and "forgot" to add the...
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ExTiX 14.1 based on Debian “Jessie” and Ubuntu 14.04 (alias "Trusty Tahr")

Posted 04-23-2014 at 12:42 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I have released a new version (14.1) of ExTiX today (140423). ExTiX is now based on Debian Jessie and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (alias Trusty Tahr), released 20140417. I have upgraded all packages to the latest version as of 140423.

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Install the latest stable kernel (3.12.4) for Ubuntu/Debian 64 bit systems

Posted 12-09-2013 at 07:03 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I have compiled yet another Ubuntu/Debian kernel for 64 bit systems. This time kernel 3.12.0-7-exton, equivalent to Kernel.org’s latest STABLE kernel 3.12.4, released today (131209).

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Install the latest kernel (3.12-rc7) for Ubuntu/Debian 32 bit systems

Posted 11-02-2013 at 07:12 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I have compiled yet another Ubuntu/Debian kernel for 32 bit systems. This time kernel 3.12.0-1-exton, equivalent to Kernel.org’s latest kernel 3.12.0-rc6, released 131027.

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