Konqueror opening DL'd tgz files as a list of files on FC2

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Fri Mar 2 18:47:46 GMT 2007

Nigel Henry wrote:

> Later versions of Konqueror don't seem to have this problem. FC5 for
> example. When I open Konqueror, go to a site, and DL a tar.gz, or a
> tar.bz2, a box opens asking me where I want to save it.
> By contrast on FC2, I open Konqueror, go to a site, click on a tar.gz to
> download, and another Konqueror opens. Another small window opens saying
> it's downloading, and progresses to display a list of files downloaded in
> this new Konqueror window.

I think the difference is whether you have kdeutils (ark, in particular)
installed or not.  *with* it, it will auto-open said tar.gz files (as you
witness with FC2), without it, it will prompt for save.

-- Rex

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