Chapter 4. FAQ

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Why are ace archives not supported?
How can I create an archive with some files password protected and others not?
Why does Xarchiver emit this error message when handling tar archives?
Why is the option "Extract with full path" disabled when using the -e switch with tar archives?
Why does Xarchiver sometimes report errors but the Error messages window is empty?
Why Xarchiver doesn't allow me to choose the archive self-extracting path as it happens with zip and 7z?

Why are ace archives not supported?

Because on some strange reasons there is no support on Linux for creating archives, only extraction with unace. When they will develop full support for ace archives I will add it to Xarchiver.