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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for gnome-open (opensolaris section 1)

gnome-open(1)							   User Commands						     gnome-open(1)

NAME
gnome-open - open a file using the appropriate application
SYNOPSIS
gnome-open [gnome-std-options] URL
DESCRIPTION
gnome-open opens a file from the command line by launching the appropriate application that is associated with the file mime type.
OPTIONS
The following options are supported: gnome-std-options Standard options available for use with most GNOME applications. See gnome-std-options(5) for more information.
OPERANDS
The following operands are supported: URL Specifies the name of the URL to open.
EXAMPLES
Example 1: Opening a Text File in the Home Directory example% gnome-open README.txt
ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES
See environ(5) for descriptions of the following environment variables: NLSPATH.
EXIT STATUS
The exit value 0 is returned regardless of success or failure.
FILES
The following files are used by this application: /usr/bin/gnome-open Executable to open a file using the appropriate application
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWgnome-libs | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface stability |Volatile | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
SEE ALSO
Latest version of the GNOME Desktop User Guide for your platform. attributes(5), environ(5), gnome-std-options(5)
NOTES
Written by Stephen Browne, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2004. SunOS 5.11 6 Sep 2004 gnome-open(1)