KDE dolphin SVN Integration - using dolphin to manage Git and Subversion Repositories

2018-04-22 12:30:20 Kubuntu,KDE,Linux,VCS,git,subversion,dolphin,EN

In Kubuntu 16.04 KDE Filemanager dolphin you might missing the right click context menu for Version Control System (VCS) tools. Here i show how to activate and integrate those tools back into dolphin.

Install dolphin-plugins

This package contains plugins that offer integration in Dolphin with the following version control systems:

  • Bzr
  • Git
  • Mercurial
  • Subversion

After Installation you will find e.g. Subversion in the right click context menu.

Install via command line

$ sudo apt install dolphin-plugins

Installation via Synaptic Kubuntu 16.04 Synaptic dolphin-plugins "Kubuntu 16.04 Synaptic dolphin-plugins"

Kubuntu 16.04 dolphin with vcs plugins "Kubuntu 16.04 dolphin with vcs plugins"

Kubuntu 16.04 dolphin context-menu subversion "Kubuntu 16.04 dolphin context-menu subversion"