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Start a file browser in the current directory

Terminal - Start a file browser in the current directory
screen -d -m nautilus --no-desktop `pwd`
2009-05-07 00:49:07
User: windsurfer
Functions: screen
Start a file browser in the current directory

This opens up nautilus in the current directory, which is useful for some quick file management that isn't efficiently done from a terminal.


There are 2 alternatives - vote for the best!

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Isn't this just a more long winded version of:

nautilus .


nautilus --no-desktop .
Comment by wonko 334 weeks and 5 days ago

If there's something with nautilus file browser that you can't do efficiently from a terminal, you need to work on your COMMANDLINEFU!

Comment by linuxrawkstar 334 weeks and 5 days ago

I say... ouch

Comment by raphink 334 weeks and 4 days ago


gnome-open .
Comment by ludwig 274 weeks and 5 days ago

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