Re: File association

On Tue, 2005-02-01 at 12:37 +0100, Marc Kalberer wrote:
> Hello,
> Is it possible to set the default application used to open specifiq king 
> of documents ?
> I know how to do it manually, the goal is to automatize the process, by 
> modifiing the skeleton or gconf.
> ( Sample
> My default app for .doc is Abiword, and I would like to change it to 
> OpenOffice for all new user )
> Any idea ?

Edit /usr/share/applications/defaults.list, or the same file in
~/.local/share/applications/. You can also set XDG_DATA_DIRS to load it
from another place.

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