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bored of listing files with ls wanna see them in file browser in gnome try this

Terminal - bored of listing files with ls wanna see them in file browser in gnome try this
gnome-open .
2010-10-01 13:16:00
User: pahnin
bored of listing files with ls wanna see them in file browser in gnome try this

when working under a cli sometime you need to list the files with ls

but u can open gnome file browser with the command 'gnome-open .' under current directory


There are 9 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
xdg-open .
2010-10-05 04:20:31
User: schlaegel

Opens the current working directory in the user's preferred application using freedesktop.org's xdg-open.

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What others think

It's the same as:

nautilus .

Comment by javisol 394 weeks and 2 days ago

@javisol still u can vote positive :(

Comment by pahnin 394 weeks and 2 days ago

@javisol: Not really. Not if you're running something other than Nautilus, that is.

Comment by kaedenn 394 weeks and 2 days ago

@kaedenn i didnt get u

Comment by pahnin 394 weeks and 1 day ago

and with either of 'gnome-open .' or nautilus we can peep into sub folders with their url given in place of '.' and get back to our work at the terminal :)

Comment by pahnin 394 weeks and 1 day ago

@pahnin I didn't vote you either positive or negative. I vote positive when the command is useful and unknown for me and negative for spammers

Comment by javisol 393 weeks and 6 days ago

Your point of view

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