How to Install avfs in Ubuntu 18.04

Install avfs by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install avfs


virtual filesystem to access archives, disk images, remote locations

This FUSE-base VFS (Virtual FileSystem) enables all programs to look inside archived or compressed files, or access remote files without recompiling the programs or changing the kernel. . At the moment it supports floppies, tar and gzip files, zip, bzip2, ar and rar files, ftp sessions, http, webdav, rsh/rcp, ssh/scp. Quite a few other handlers are implemented with the Midnight Commander's external FS.


Version: 1.0.5-2

Section: universe/utils