On Fri, 11 Oct 2013 04:17:14 +0000 systemdkiosk@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote: > I use two files to set emelfm2 as default file manager > in Openbox. > > # /etc/profile.d/90-mime-defaults.sh > xdg-mime default emelfm2.desktop inode/directory > xdg-mime default emelfm2.desktop inode/mount-point > > # diff output between > # /usr/share/applications/emelfm2.desktop (stock Arch Linux install) > # /usr/local/share/applications/emelfm2.desktop (my override file) > -Exec=emelfm2 > +Exec=emelfm2 -2 > > The revised .desktop file overrides by path precedence. > The stock file remains as installed in /usr/share/applications. > > The -2 switch makes emelfm2 act like other file managers > when invoked with a file arg. Most file managers (all?) > accept a file path arg and open it on launch. As does this one - but tailored for 2-pane operation. > > I recommend emelfm2 adopt my method or change syntax to > act like other file managers. It took me quite a while to > find this fix! emelfm2 --help lists:- usage: emelfm2 [option] Program options: -1,--one=DIR set 1st pane's start directory to DIR -2,--two=DIR set 2nd pane's start directory to DIR among other things. What led you to prefer pane 2 over 1 ? Subject to the answer for this, your proposal would be quite ok by me. > Thanks for such a great app. I hope releases will be more > frequent too... In the past, release intervals were typically around 2 months, but that's not needed now. It's quite stable. Or I should say, it has been, until gtk3 started mucking things around. Regards Tom -- Users can unsubscribe from the list by sending email to emelfm2-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the subject field or by logging into the web interface.