More prefered applications

Ori Bernstein rand_chars at
Mon Jun 19 23:20:18 CEST 2006

On Mon, 19 Jun 2006 21:34:31 +0200, jp <jp.guillemin at> said:

> Right, but I don't want to specify any URL or file,  just use the 
> "--launch" option, it's intended for menus.
> The following TYPEs are supported for the --launch command:
>   WebBrowser       - The preferred Web Browser.
>   MailReader       - The preferred Mail Reader.
>   TerminalEmulator - The preferred Terminal Emulator.

Hm, an idea that I think might work is adding the ability to specify mimetypes
for launching. eg:
exo-open --launch text/plain

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