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To:Public mailing list for Arch Linux development From:Allan McRae Subject:Re: [arch-dev-public] Dropping xarchiver from [extra] Date:Sun, 06 May 2012 18:23:54 +1000
 

On 06/05/12 17:50, Evangelos Foutras wrote:
> Reason is that it's buggy and has been unmaintained for close to 3
> years. There's currently one open bug about it [1], which I'm not
> willing to troubleshoot.
>
> The suggested alternative application is GNOME's archive tool, File Roller.
>
> Unless anyone objects, I'm going to move it to the AUR in a few days.
>
> [1] https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/29650
>


I'm fine with that. I seem to have been maintaining my own patched
version for better xz support anyway... I just installed file-roller
and it looks a good alternative.

Allan