File managers (ROX Deficit)

Dennis J. Tuchler dennis.tuchler at
Mon Jul 11 22:19:13 CEST 2005

On Monday 11 July 2005 14:43, Auke Kok wrote:

> In the past and today still, ROX' filer doesn't fit and the ROX
> developers have acknowledged the differences, and that's how it most
> likely will be forever. This choice has been made by both the ROX team
> and the Xfce team.

ROX is nice and fast but lacks two features I tend to like (and xffm has) -- 
1) it has no file finder and 2) it is too dependent on file name extensions 
to determine whether it will offer the chance to name an application to open 
the file.


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