7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio, this package also includes the graphic frontend for maximum cosiness on the desktop.
P7Zip - Desktop is a soft-fork of p7zip, the copyright is owned by: Igor Pavlov for most of the code, Ernesto Castellotti (email@example.com) for the patches necessary for the operation of the p7zip GUI with Snap, and by other contributors (eg Debian Developers for its patches to p7zip).
I can offer any kind of private assistance for every problem concerning P7Zip Desktop through my mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or through my Telegram profile (t.me/ErnyTech), do not hesitate to contact me if you notice any possible issue or if you want to ask anything, I am at your disposal.
You can fork, contribute, clone or compile P7Zip Desktop through this git repository: https://github.com/ErnyTech/p7zip.git
P7Zip - Desktop is released under the LGPL v2.1 license, like p7zip (obviously).
Enable snaps on Linux Mint and install P7Zip - Desktop
Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.
Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.
Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), and the latest releases, Linux Mint 19 (Tara) and Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa).
You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu. To install snap from the Software Manager application, search for snapd and click Install.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either restart your machine, or log out and in again, to complete the installation.
Install P7Zip - Desktop
To install P7Zip - Desktop, simply use the following command: