Ark completely useless in common user scenarios

Martin Steigerwald Martin at
Mon Nov 10 22:57:56 GMT 2014

Am Freitag, 29. August 2014, 02:42:02 schrieb Matteo Italia:
> Hello,
> it's probably about 2 years since I switched to KDE, and it's mostly
> been a pleasant journey; but since day zero, I've always had problems
> with Ark, which, in my opinion, has several known bugs which really
> cripple with the most common usage scenarios.
> Suppose that a new KDE user - coming from WinRar, 7zip, PeaZip,
> XArchiver, FileRoller, whatever - wants to open some document inside a
> zip; he double clicks on the .zip and ark shows up. Nothing particularly
> strange here (althought the UI could be somewhat less minimal).

Activate open archives as folder option in Dolphin and be done with handling 
of at least ZIP and tar.gz


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