Tuesday, March 31, 2015

How To Install Sunflower Twin Panel File Manager On Ubuntu 15.04 And Older

Small and highly customizable twin-panel file manager for Linux.

Sunflower Homepage: http://sunflower-fm.org/

It is intended to be an easy-to-use and powerful file manager that seamlessly integrates into the GNOME desktop environment (but not limited to).

The latest version is 0.2.59

  • Multiple file system monitor
  • Drag and drop in same directory
  • Column font size
  • Auto-complete in manual location entry
  • Support for XDG directory icons
  • Right-click drag and drop with options “Copy”, “Move”, “Link”
  • Option to choose to allow multiple instances
  • Emblem support
  • DBus support interface
  • Locking tabs and tab menus
  • Linking using with drag and drop
  • Affected items list in copy/move dialog

To install Sunflower just run the following commands via your systems terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/sunflower
 sudo apt-get update
 sudo apt-get install sunflower

That's all please enjoy this wonderful Software.