[ubuntu-us-mn] File based app execution

Jeff Nelson jnmnus at yahoo.com
Mon Sep 7 18:16:16 BST 2009


Fred H Olson wrote:
> In a file browser like Nautilus one can click on a file name and the
> application appropriate to that file is used to open that file.
> Can this be done from the command line ?
>   

Check out how Nautilus can be extended by placing files in 
$HOME/.gnome2/nautilus-scripts. It's not exactly what you asked for, but 
you may find something that helps you get what you want.

-Jeff




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