metashell - User Friendly Shell

Jan Claeys lists at
Fri Feb 1 02:03:41 UTC 2008

Op maandag 28-01-2008 om 09:43 uur [tijdzone +0000], schreef Matthew
Paul Thomas:
> FWIW, it's also what Darwin uses (and NextStep before it used) for the
> same purpose.
> <>

Also, 'fish' has 'open' as a built-in.

> Whatever the word chosen, I think prepending "gnome-", "xdg-", or
> anything like that is exposing an irrelevant implementation detail.


I would be happy to have an "alternative" setting to point to gnome- or
xdg- applications as the user/sysadmin prefers though...

Jan Claeys

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