Sunflower is a highly customizable Linux file manager that supports dual panes and plug-ins. It can be integrated easily in Gnome-based desktops. This amazing file manager has been updated to version 0.1a-51 which brings these new changes:

  • Performance improvements for the copy function (the file manager will now check available space before starting the copy operation)
  • Fixed a bug that causes entries to be duplicated in the mount manager
  • Various bugfixes

Sunflower Installation

To install Sunflower in Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 and Linux Mint 14/13 or older, open the terminal and issue these commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/sunflower 
sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install  sunflower

Sunflower Removal

To uninstall Sunflower file manager from your system, enter these commands:

sudo apt-get remove sunflower 
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:atareao/sunflower 
sudo apt-get update

Sunflower Home Page