Re: [Summary] Meta-data/filesystem-encapsulation
- From: Miguel de Icaza <miguel nuclecu unam mx>
- To: darius connect com au
- CC: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: [Summary] Meta-data/filesystem-encapsulation
- Date: Sat, 15 Aug 1998 12:57:47 -0500
> What's we're specifically aiming for is a _per-file_ ability - so I
> can set 'less' as the viewer for .log files, but 'draw_pretty_graph'
> as the viewer for the /var/log/httpd/access.log file, as an example.
The GNOME file manager already does this.
You would do:
View=nxterm -e 'less -f %f'
The "shell" tag means it should use shell-like filname matching, you
can use that or use full regexps our classify by file type (by running
the file command and matching the output of file against a table of
Agreed, not trivial to find in the menus, but trivial to configure.
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