Menu File Browser Applet is an applet for the GNOME Panel. It lets you browse and open files in your home directory from the panel, without having to open a file manager. The project is not intended as replacement to proper file managers like nautilus. Sometimes you just want to open a file and don't want to have to open a file manager, browse to and open the file, then close the file manager. This Applet just saves you couple of clicks.
To compile, at the project's root directory, execute:
To install, at the project's root directory, with root privileges execute:
Similarly, to uninstall...
Here are some key features of "Menu File Browser Applet":
· Browse and open files in your home directory from the panel
· Respects GNOME mime type options and includes mime icon in menu
· Middle clicking in a directory header will open a terminal in that directory
· cmake >= 2.4
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Added displaying of thumbnails (if available) instead of icons.
· Usability improvements.
· Code cleanup.