One small Gutsy problem

kk karlok at fastmail.fm
Fri Oct 26 02:38:51 BST 2007


Derek Broughton wrote:
> I can't figure out how to make Konqueror go back to opening .tgz and .zip
> archives in the embedded window.
>
> I checked that the File Associations said to open in the embedded window, I
> removed the kubuntu-default .desktop files, and opening a URL of
> tar:/filename works fine, but just clicking on the archive always opens
> ark.
>
> Opened a KDE session for a brand new user, same problem.  
>
> I just can't imagine why _anyone_ would want to open embeddable apps in
> separate windows... :-)
>   
Found this at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ark_(computing) :

"Ark can be integrated into Konqueror 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Konqueror>, through KParts 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KPart> technology, if the appropriate 
plugin from /kdeaddons/ package is installed. After installing it, files 
can be added or extracted in/from the archives using Konqueror's context 
menus."

kdeaddons is not installed on my systems.  I haven't tried it, but it m



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