Package Details: j7z 1.3.0-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: j7z
Description: An alternative 7-Zip GUI
Upstream URL:
Licenses: LGPL3
Conflicts: k7z, q7z
Replaces: k7z, q7z
Submitter: Xavion
Maintainer: Xavion
Last Packager: Xavion
Votes: 61
Popularity: 1.981720
First Submitted: 2011-02-17 05:21
Last Updated: 2015-06-08 23:38

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Xavion commented on 2016-04-19 21:24

Thanks for reminding me of that; I have been a bit slack lately. I will try to get the next release out the door in the coming weeks.

liviucmg commented on 2016-04-19 18:23

Wanted to get the latest revision that includes support for KDE5, so I made a j7z-svn package based on this one:

Xavion commented on 2015-01-28 22:41

Actually, it's always done that. The "uninstall" target is called by "install" in the Makefile. This step is helpful for manual (tarball) installations.

Nonetheless, I've modified the Makefile not to do this when packaging. I've also tidied up a couple of the variable assignments ("JavaC-Ver" and "Ant-Ver").

ranger commented on 2015-01-28 17:39

Why the new version tries to run
pacman -R --noconfirm
inside fakeroot and also tries to remove icons and other files from /usr/share/ and /usr/bin?

Xavion commented on 2013-02-05 20:30

Thanks for letting me know about this. I've updated the location of the JDK profile script.

yetAnotherZero commented on 2013-02-05 19:02

FYI: I had to modify the PKGBUILD to use /etc/profile.d/ since I use jdk instead of jre

Xavion commented on 2012-12-21 03:45

I have removed most custom variables. I have changed the URL as requested.

Det commented on 2012-12-18 08:05

Love that defense. "It's just nitpicking to me".

Xavion commented on 2012-12-18 08:02

What's wrong with writing 'cute' PKGBUILDs? Why do you want those variables changed? Why do you want the URL changed as well? None of this makes any sense to me. It looks like you're quite clearly nitpicking.

keenerd commented on 2012-12-17 17:25

Please do not be so cute with your pkgbuilds. Specifically, realname, oldname, oldername.

Please change the URL to

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