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

Giles Bowkett gilesb at gmail.com
Mon Jan 14 14:05:46 EST 2008


> > > 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.

Awesome.

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