[holy ruby programmers batman!] Changes made in the last week

Avdi Grimm avdi at avdi.org
Mon Jan 14 08:59:44 EST 2008

On Jan 14, 2008 2:22 AM, Giles Bowkett <gilesb at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Look into the xdg-open command.  I'm using this in my interactive
> > editor modifications, which I should be checking in shortly.
> If it's a nonstandard thing, make sure to have some kind of friendly
> error message for users who don't have it.

"Standard" is relative in Linux ;-)  However, xdg-open is a project of
freedesktop.org, a group that fosters cooperation and standards across
distros and desktop environments.  It's my understanding that xdg-open
is included in most major moden distributions.


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