On 12/21/2016 10:58 AM, Michael Catanzaro wrote:
This has happened to me too. I'm glad we have real support for
compressed archives in nautilus now, but I agree it would be better to
not extract stuff automatically. Nautilus should just show the user
inside the archive, similar to what Windows Explorer does, and only
perform extraction when explicitly requested.
I consider the changes on the compression side a regression. The previous window
allowed a handful of file types, but the new window only gives you 3 choices. I
still deal with Linux distros that are pre-xz so removing a tar.gz option is a
Michael or Robert, if one of you decide to file a bug or open a discussion upstream
please let us know so I can CC on it.