P7Zip - Desktop

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Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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P7Zip - Desktop

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 (erny.castell@gmail.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 (erny.castell@gmail.com) 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).


  • Fix help contents launch: https://github.com/ErnyTech/p7zip/issues/4 (v16.02.2)
  • Implement exit P7ZIP Desktop from file menu: https://github.com/ErnyTech/p7zip/issues/3 (v16.02.2)
  • Version for i386 has been moved to stable channel! We need for time for do same thing with version for arm64 and armhf (17/10/18)
  • Fix launch p7zip desktop with arguments, needs for open p7zip desktop with "open as" of desktop environment (v16.02.1)
  • Initial p7zip (v16.02)

Details for P7Zip - Desktop

  • LGPL-2.1

Last updated
  • 22 June 2019 - latest/stable



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