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Re: auto-calling the right application depending on the doc-type



Oliver Scorp wrote:
hi,

does exist a command in linux which starts always the right application depending on the doc-type (something like the start-command under windows)?

ex.

start abc.txt => open an editor with the text
start http://www.abc.com => open a browser with the url
start mailto:xyz@abc.com => open an email-client with the mailaddress

thx
oliver



I don't know something about that, but I think it schouldn't be much work to write a script (in bash?) that looks on the doc-type and executes the dependig programm.
 The question is, for what do you need something like that?




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