User interface for the new file manager

"Christian V. J. Brüssow" cvjb at
Mon Mar 21 13:53:26 CET 2005

Benedikt Meurer schrieb:
> Christian V. J. Brüssow wrote:
>> Will the location bar be visible, when the tree is disabled in the 
>> explorer like layout? So it would more look like the ROX layout, but 
>> with a location bar?
> Yes.


>> What about a commander like layout (two panes)? That is one view I'm 
>> really missing with ROX, xffm, and nautilus. This kind of layout 
>> really speeds up your work, in mc (e.g.) it is only one hit at F5 to 
>> copy a file or a whole bunch of selected files. With one pane, it is 
>> more laborious.
> Gnome Commander does this already, and I think Jens' Filer also supports 
> it.

Yes, I know them both, and I'm using Jens' filer, as I'm using mc.

... well, I think, I'm a kind of a "two pane"-nerd, when it comes to 
file managers ;-) But if the new file manager will not have such a mode, 
I can life with that. As I have said before, it looks very good.

Have a nice day,


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