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

gvfs-open
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'

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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 · 95 weeks and 6 days ago

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