handling zip and rar with konqueror

antonio.mignogna at googlemail.com antonio.mignogna at googlemail.com
Sun Oct 28 10:43:52 GMT 2007


I guess he wants to know if there is a kio slave for rar-files (that's
what enables the address bar behaviour right?).
I didn't find anything in the repositories... but here is something
that looks like what you want. I havn't tested it or anything. Just
what showed up in a quick google search:

http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php/kio_rar?content=17527

dertoni

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>    1. Re: to Thread of Not to Thread messages... a problem
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>    2. Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror (David McGlone)
>    3. Re: Help with multimedia files needed (Steven Vollom)
>    4. Re: Making firefox the default browser - solved (Tim Johnson)
>    5. prims 2.5 wavelan chipset (Arthur Dyck)
>    6. Re: Pen drive Ubuntu (Stew Schneider)
>    7. Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror (Salva .)
>    8. Re: Pen drive Ubuntu (Mark Fraser)
>    9. need to unplug USB drive (Sylviane et Perry White)
>   10. Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror (Thilo Six)
>   11. Re: need to unplug USB drive (D. Michael McIntyre)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 08:17:32 -0400
> From: David McGlone <d.mcglone at att.net>
> Subject: Re: to Thread of Not to Thread messages... a problem
> To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <200710270817.32155.d.mcglone at att.net>
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> On Saturday 27 October 2007 12:09:24 am Richard wrote:
> > On Friday 26 October 2007 10:35:44 pm David McGlone wrote:
> > > On Friday 26 October 2007 10:09:55 pm Richard wrote:
> > > > there seems to be a glitch with kmail of Not opening JUST new added
> > > > thread messages, instead all threads get open, Even thou I have
> > > > selected open thread that contain new message. under list options.
> > > >
> > > > All threads are still open, even when I closed them all
> > > > in all folders, is there a way to fix this ?
> > > >
> > > > Other words, if I open a folder, I should only see a thread open that
> > > > contain a new message.
> > >
> > > Hmmm. I've not run into that problem. been using threaded messages for a
> > > long time.
> > >
> > > are you using kmail or kontact? I'm using kontact, wonder if that makes
> > > any difference. I doubt it because kontact is basically a wrapper for
> > > kmail.
> > >
> > > Never know.
>
> >
> > Using Kontact (K)ubntu 7.10
>
> Same here. What version of kontact? I'm using 1.2.4 enterprise. Also, are you
> keeping kontact running in the system tray? Always? or just when you have new
> messages? Or do you close contact? In my case I always have it running in
> system tray.
>
>
> --
> David M.
>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 08:53:47 -0400
> From: David McGlone <d.mcglone at att.net>
> Subject: Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror
> To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> On Saturday 27 October 2007 3:46:57 am Paul wrote:
> > Hello.
> >
> > I didn't know it was possible to handle zip files in konqueror writing
> > in the address bar:
> >
> > zip:/path_of_the_file/file.zip
> >
> > Two questions:
> >
> > 1. is it possible to instruct conqueror to do this automatically when
> > double-clicking in a zip file?
> >
> > 2. is there a plugin for rar files? rar:/path_of_the_file/file.rar doesn't
> > work.
>
> unrar or unrar-free
>
>
> --
> David M.
>
>
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> Message: 3
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 12:18:05 -0400
> From: Steven Vollom <stevenvollom at sbcglobal.net>
> Subject: Re: Help with multimedia files needed
> To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> Ralph De Witt wrote:
> > On Friday 26 October 2007 23:01:57 David McGlone wrote:
> >
> >> On Friday 26 October 2007 10:43:55 pm Ralph De Witt wrote:
> >>
> >>> On Friday 26 October 2007 16:19:44 Michael Bach (gmx) wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Ralph De Witt wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Friday 26 October 2007 13:38:43 Karl wrote:
> >>>>>
> >> Ralph, have you tried using kaffeine?
> >>
> >> --
> >> David M.
> >>
> > David:
> > No plugin found for this file type found or some thing simiular. Plus this in
> > the details:
> >
> > 11:08:56 PM: xine: couldn't find demux for
> >
> >> /home/diesel/multimeda/Christian/ICHR2014.WMF<
> >>
> > 11:08:56 PM: xine: found input plugin : file input plugin
> >
>
> A VLC  multimedia player will work.
>
>
>
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> Message: 4
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 09:48:28 -0800
> From: Tim Johnson <tim at johnsons-web.com>
> Subject: Re: Making firefox the default browser - solved
> To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> On Friday 26 October 2007, Tim Johnson wrote:
> > On Friday 26 October 2007, Alexander Smirnov wrote:
> > > have you tried System Settings > Default Applications > Web Browser
> > > setting?
> >
> > Yes. Firefox loads from a link, but not from MC, as it did on feisty.
> > thanks
> > tim
>
> For MC, I needed to modify the mailcap entry for text/html.
> example:
> sudo vim /etc/mailcap
> change
> text/html;  konqueror '%s';   nametemplate=%s.html;
> test=test "$DISPLAY" != ""
> to
> text/html;  firefox '%s';   nametemplate=%s.html;   test=test "$DISPLAY" != ""
>
>
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> Message: 5
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 11:57:46 -0600
> From: Arthur Dyck <arthur at avefoodcoop.ca>
> Subject: prims 2.5 wavelan chipset
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
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> I have had no success in getting this wireless card working on Kubuntu
> feisty on my IBM T30.  From my browsing, I believe that the difficulty
> is that it is configured as wlan0 and I think it should be configured
> as eth0.  Does anyone know how I go about doing this?
>
> Arthur
>
>
>
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> Message: 6
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 14:00:46 -0400
> From: Stew Schneider <stew.schneider at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: Pen drive Ubuntu
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> What kind of boot times are you experiencing? Five to six minutes just
> seems...well...wrong!
>
> stew
>
> Mark Fraser wrote:
> > On Saturday 27 October 2007 04:29:11 Stew Schneider wrote:
> >
> >> I had a 4G thumb drive with no plans for it, so installed Gutsy on it,
> >> following the instructions at
> >> http://www.pendrivelinux.com/2007/09/28/usb-ubuntu-710-gutsy-gibbon-install
> >> /
> >>
> >> The installation wasn't troublesome, but I get boot times of 5+ minutes.
> >> Anybody else try this?
> >>
> >
> > I've got one with 6.10 on it as the tutorial at the time didn't recommend
> > using 7.04 due to the persistant feature not working. Might have to put 7.10
> > on it now. Thanks for the link.
> >
> >
> >
>
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> Message: 7
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 20:17:06 +0200
> From: "Salva ." <paulvarjak at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror
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> Hi David.
>
> Unrar or unrar-free? Can you be more specific? I know how to open a
> rar file but I would like to do it directly from konqueror. AFAIK
> unrar and unrar-free are programs to uncompress the files, but not
> konqueror plugins.
>
> Thanks.
> Paul.
>
> On 10/27/07, David McGlone <d.mcglone at att.net> wrote:
> > On Saturday 27 October 2007 3:46:57 am Paul wrote:
> > > Hello.
> > >
> > > I didn't know it was possible to handle zip files in konqueror writing
> > > in the address bar:
> > >
> > > zip:/path_of_the_file/file.zip
> > >
> > > Two questions:
> > >
> > > 1. is it possible to instruct conqueror to do this automatically when
> > > double-clicking in a zip file?
> > >
> > > 2. is there a plugin for rar files? rar:/path_of_the_file/file.rar doesn't
> > > work.
> >
> > unrar or unrar-free
> >
> >
> > --
> > David M.
> >
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 20:55:27 +0100
> From: Mark Fraser <kubuntu at mfraz.orangehome.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: Pen drive Ubuntu
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <200710272055.27698.kubuntu at mfraz.orangehome.co.uk>
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>
> On Saturday 27 October 2007 19:00:46 Stew Schneider wrote:
> > Mark Fraser wrote:
> > > On Saturday 27 October 2007 04:29:11 Stew Schneider wrote:
> > >> I had a 4G thumb drive with no plans for it, so installed Gutsy on it,
> > >> following the instructions at
> > >> http://www.pendrivelinux.com/2007/09/28/usb-ubuntu-710-gutsy-gibbon-inst
> > >>all /
> > >>
> > >> The installation wasn't troublesome, but I get boot times of 5+ minutes.
> > >> Anybody else try this?
> > >
> > > I've got one with 6.10 on it as the tutorial at the time didn't recommend
> > > using 7.04 due to the persistant feature not working. Might have to put
> > > 7.10 on it now. Thanks for the link.
>
> > What kind of boot times are you experiencing? Five to six minutes just
> > seems...well...wrong!
>
> I can't remember now, it's been a while since I've used it. The website does
> say 7.10 takes a bit longer. Once I finish tidying up my 2 main computers
> after installing some new drives I'll give it a go.
>
>
>
>
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> Message: 9
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 16:12:04 +0200
> From: Sylviane et Perry White <spwhite at freesurf.ch>
> Subject: need to unplug USB drive
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
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>
> Hi,
>
> If I plug in my "SanDisk" as user A, A becomes the owner.
> Then if I change session to user B, B cannot write to the "SanDisk"
>
> I tried to su as user A (perry) and use chmod, but to no avail:
> I was able to decrease the permissions to 700 (that made the drive not
> accessible at all for user B)
> But trying to increase the permission at 777 had no effect for user B and the
> setting was back at 755 after su(ing) again to user A.
>
> I also explored the system settings  and got the access right bars ungreyed
> (clickable) in the access-right tab of the properties for the disk ( and also
> managed to have executable programs work directly from the drive)
> That was of no help because I could not make those permissions stick(y)
> Had no luck on Google either.
>
>
> Solutions:
> 1) Pull out and plug in again the disk ("safely remove does not work here")
>         _simple but not elegant.
> 2) Change session to user A, "safely remove" and change again to user B.
>         _tedious, and does not work unless disk is physically removed.
> 3) su as A and use command lines to write.
>         _my wife can't do that  ;-)
>
> 4)      ***What do you suggest?***
>
> Thanks for pointers             Perry
>
> --
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>
>
>
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>
> Message: 10
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 23:46:04 +0200
> From: Thilo Six <T.Six at gmx.de>
> Subject: Re: handling zip and rar with konqueror
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <fg0bis$7d7$1 at ger.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
>
> Salva . wrote the following on 27.10.2007 20:17
> > Hi David.
> >
> > Unrar or unrar-free? Can you be more specific? I know how to open a
> > rar file but I would like to do it directly from konqueror. AFAIK
> > unrar and unrar-free are programs to uncompress the files, but not
> > konqueror plugins.
> >
> > Thanks.
> > Paul.
>
> The "plugin" to handle them inside konqi is "ark".
> When unrar is installed ark will be able to uncompress them.
>
> konqi -> right click on archive > uncompress here (or where ever you choose)
>
> bye
> --
> Thilo
>
> key: 0x4A411E09
>
>
>
>
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> Message: 11
> Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 18:16:16 -0400
> From: "D. Michael McIntyre" <michael.mcintyre at rosegardenmusic.com>
> Subject: Re: need to unplug USB drive
> To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <200710271816.17019.michael.mcintyre at rosegardenmusic.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain;  charset="iso-8859-1"
>
> On Saturday 27 October 2007, Sylviane et Perry White wrote:
> > But trying to increase the permission at 777 had no effect for user B and
> > the setting was back at 755 after su(ing) again to user A.
>
> > 4)    ***What do you suggest?***
>
> In looking, I think I've suggested this before, because this file looks
> familiar.  I don't remember if the person I tried to help last time had any
> success or not.  No clue.
>
> It looks like the file to edit to change what permissions these things get
> mounted with automatically is /etc/udev/rules.d/40-permissions.rules
>
> There's a line in there:
>
> # USB devices (usbfs replacement)
> SUBSYSTEM=="usb_device",                MODE="0664"
>
> I think I'd change that to read:
>
> # USB devices (usbfs replacement)
> #SUBSYSTEM=="usb_device",                MODE="0664"
> SUBSYSTEM=="usb_device",                MODE="0000"
>
> And see if you magically get things mounted world writeable by everybody.
>
> I'm just pulling this out my ass though, and have no fricking idea if it's the
> right approach, or will even work.  I haven't actually had more than one user
> on the same computer in a very long time, and have never run into your issue
> first-hand.
>
> So take these thoughts for what they're worth, which might be zippity doodah.
> --
> D. Michael McIntyre
>
>
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