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Friday, February 1, 2013

Worker is a file manager for the X Window System on UNIX.

Worker is a file manager for the X Window System on UNIX. 

The directories and files are shown in two independent panels (similar to Midnight Commander). Worker is free software released under the GNU General Public License V2 or later.

Features:
  • low requirements (basically only the X11 libraries)
  • fast and easy access to archives and remote sites
    Browse tar/tgz/tbz, gzip, bzip2, zip, rar, ar (also supporting extfs: lha, zoo, rpm, iso9660, diff, arj, cpio, ...) in any combination (zip files in tar archives, rar archives in CD iso images,...).
    Access ftp sites without third party tools.
  • many built-in functions, such as:
    • copy, move, rename, delete files
    • create directory
    • create/change symlinks
    • chmod, chown
    • and many more...
  • text viewer
  • tabs
  • file search
  • flexible file type system with arbitrary file type actions for single file types or groups of types
  • context menu to access file type actions
  • bookmarks for frequently used directories
  • labels can be assigned to entries to make it easier to find important files
  • volume manager for mounting/unmounting devices (HAL and uDisks supported)
  • quick access to already visited directories with breadcrumb navigation
  • filter file view by string pattern or label
  • assign any external command to buttons, hotkeys or filetypes (e.g. gimp, tar, diff, mount, ...)
  • UTF8 support
  • built-in configuration GUI
Download.
Here you can download the sourcecode, precompiled packages, the Worker documentation and additional software 
Sourcecode: Installation instructions are in the file "INSTALL" inside the archive or here in the documentation.

stable versions:
Worker 2.19.6 - Sourcecodegzipped tarball (1714 kB) (signature)
bzip2 tarball (1163 kB) (signature)

To use the virtual file system you should download and install the latest AVFS version. After installation the configuration script of Worker should find and use AVFS. 
AVFS 1.0.1 avfs-1.0.1.tar.bz2 (662 kB) (signature)

Screenshots.
 

Worker 2.11.0

alternative Worker design
(Thanks to Sascha Hunold for the Screenshot)

Worker running in Windows under cygwin
(Thanks to Conor Boyd for the Screenshot)

Worker 2.11.0 with vertical buttons

Worker 2.11.0 with vertical buttons and listviews

Worker 2.11.0 with vertical listviews

Worker 2.11.0 copying some files

the "show image mode"

File search

File search

File search

File search

Additional search options

Search results

Bookmarks

Tabs

Text view mode

Volume manager
Worker Configuration.

Language selection

Palette configuration

User interface colors

Font configuration

Mouse button configuration

Button configuration

Path configuration

File type configuration

Hotkey configuration

List view configuration

Column configuration

Date and time configuration

Initial directories

Terminal configuration

Directory buffers

Clock bar configuration

Main window layout configuration

Configuration import and export



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