xdg-utils - desktop integration utilities from freedesktop.org

Distribution: Mint 17.3
Repository: Mint Upstream i386
Package name: xdg-utils
Package version: 1.1.0~rc1
Package release: 2ubuntu7-1linuxmint1
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 263 B
Download size: 66.78 KB
Official Mirror: packages.linuxmint.com
xdg-utils contains utilities for integrating applications with the desktop environment, regardless of which desktop environment is used. They are part of freedesktop.org's Portland project. The following utilities are included: * xdg-desktop-menu - Install desktop menu items * xdg-desktop-icon - Install icons on the user's desktop * xdg-icon-resource - Install icon resources * xdg-mime - Gather MIME information about a file * xdg-open - Open a URL in the user's preferred application that handles the respective URL or file type * xdg-email - Open the user's preferred email client, potentially with subject and other info filled in * xdg-screensaver - Enable, disable, or suspend the screensaver * xdg-settings - get various settings (default web browser) from the desktop environment



    Source package: xdg-utils

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install xdg-utils deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install xdg-utils