open any file or directory from shell as if clicking double click by mouse

This command will take an action on the file same as the action gnome was to take.. for example doing this to a jpg file will open the image in image viewer , doing this to a pdf file will open the file in document viewer... it can be used to open a directory as nautilus will do... you might need to add this to an alias since you may use it alot, such as : alias o='gvfs-open'

2018-01-14 03:37:39

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This tool has been deprecated, use 'gio open' instead. See 'gio help open' for more info.
satoshi · 118 weeks and 1 day ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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