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FS#76382 - [filemanager-actions] no longer works in Gnome 43

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by member007 (member007) - Wednesday, 02 November 2022, 09:24 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Wednesday, 02 November 2022, 20:33 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Balló György (City-busz)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 1
Private No



The package filemanager-actions successfully added menu items in nautilus in Gnome 42, but the menu items no longer appear after updating Gnome to 43.

I'm reporting this bug as encouraged by this forum post:

Additional info:
* package version: 3.4-6
* The upstream URL ( from the package page says the repository is archived. So, whatever is broken in 43 is probably not going to get fixed. At least not upstream.
* The priority was chosen from the guidelines: "High - The main functionality of the application does not work".

Steps to reproduce:
For example adding an extra menu-item for right-clicking on files and folders in nautilus to open in VSCode by following this guide:
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Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Wednesday, 02 November 2022, 20:32 GMT
If upstream is dead and nobody fixes it, it should be dropped, unless of course it still works for other file managers?
Comment by mattia (nTia89) - Friday, 15 September 2023, 18:22 GMT
should we deprecate `filemanager-actions` and switch to this[1] as replacement?