A KDE equivalent to gnome-open

Derek Broughton derek at pointerstop.ca
Thu Jan 29 01:28:21 UTC 2009

Constantinos Maltezos wrote:

> On Wednesday 28 January 2009 6:43:35 pm Derek Broughton wrote:
>> I wonder _why_ we have kde-open, since kfmclient has always done this...
> Less to type?  "Gnome has it and I want it"?  Easier to explain? 

And for that, there's xdg-open - which works in Gnome, KDE (using kfmclient, 
not kde-open). and just about everything else.  I see "xdg-...." and I think 
- "shiny!" :-)

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