A Survey of Linux File Managers

Bruce Byfield of Linux.com writes “Linux file manager ontogeny encapsulates the history of GNU/Linux. File managers began as command-line and generic graphical tools and progressed to desktop-specific ones, gaining sophistication along the way, with mouse controls, for example, replacing buttons. Today, the more than a dozen options highlighted here will suit users with widely varied interests.”

This survey article discusses various Linux File Managers ranging from command-line choices, generic graphical choices, and desktop environment choices.

I personally use Midnight Commander on the command-line and Konqueror in the desktop environment.
Read the full article here.

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