I've recently switched from Kubuntu to Ubuntu and while I like the speed and cleanlyness, I'm missing some power features, particularly in Nautilus, like:

  • Opening a terminal in the current location

Are there extension for Nautilus to add these kinds of features? Or maybe a different file manager altogether. I know I can still use Dolphin but that doesn't integrate very well.


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Installing nautilus-open-terminal (from the Software Center or using apt-get) adds the option to open a terminal in the current directory to the right click menu:

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  • This nautilus opens the terminal one step back from the current location? Is this a bug or what is the issue? Aug 9, 2014 at 4:15

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