xdg-utils - Basic desktop integration functions

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository CentOS i386
Package filename xdg-utils-1.0.2-17.20091016cvs.el6.noarch.rpm
Package name xdg-utils
Package version 1.0.2
Package release 17.20091016cvs.el6
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category System Environment/Base
Homepage http://portland.freedesktop.org/
License MIT
Maintainer -
Download size 57.77 KB
Installed size 207.31 KB
The xdg-utils package is a set of simple scripts that provide basic
desktop integration functions for any Free Desktop, such as Linux.
They are intended to provide a set of defacto standards.
This means that:
*  Third party software developers can rely on these xdg-utils
for all of their simple integration needs.
*  Developers of desktop environments can make sure that their
environments are well supported
*  Distribution vendors can provide custom versions of these utilities
The following scripts are provided at this time:
* xdg-desktop-menu      Install desktop menu items
* xdg-desktop-icon      Install icons to the desktop
* xdg-icon-resource     Install icon resources
* xdg-mime              Query information about file type handling and
install descriptions for new file types
* xdg-open              Open a file or URL in the user's preferred application
* xdg-email             Send mail using the user's preferred e-mail composer
* xdg-screensaver       Control the screensaver


Package Version Architecture Repository
xdg-utils-1.0.2-17.20091016cvs.el6.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch CentOS
xdg-utils - - -


Name Value
coreutils -
desktop-file-utils -
which -


Name Value
xdg-utils = 1.0.2-17.20091016cvs.el6


Type URL
Mirror mirror.centos.org
Binary Package xdg-utils-1.0.2-17.20091016cvs.el6.noarch.rpm
Source Package xdg-utils-1.0.2-17.20091016cvs.el6.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install xdg-utils rpm package:

# yum install xdg-utils




2011-08-18 - Tomas Bzatek <tbzatek@redhat.com> - 1.0.2-17.20091016cvs
- More tweaks for Thunderbird 5 (#659782,#659786)
2011-07-28 - Tomas Bzatek <tbzatek@redhat.com> - 1.0.2-16.20091016cvs
- Fix e-mail attachements support with Thunderbird3 (#659782)
- Fix xdg-email fails to supply To address for Thunderbird (#659786)
2010-06-14 - Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com> - 1.0.2-15.20091016cvs
- Fix xdg-email to call the correct gconf utility
Resolves: #598063
2009-10-16 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-14.20091016cvs
- prefer gvfs-open over gnome-open (#529287)
- DE=gnome, if org.gnome.SessionManager exists on dbus (#529287)
2009-09-28 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-13.20090928cvs
- xdg-open: use kde-open
2009-09-21 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-12.20090921cvs
- suppress stderr from kde-config (#524724)
2009-09-13 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-11.20090913cvs
- 20090913cvs snapshot
- xdg-open in xdg-utils expects xprop to be available (#506857)
2009-08-24 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-10.20090824cvs
- 20090824cvs snapshot
2009-07-27 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-9.20081121cvs
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Mass_Rebuild
2009-04-09 - Rex Dieter <rdieter@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.2-8.20081121cvs
- revert.  kfmclient openURL is largely useless

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