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Old 03-01-2009, 07:29 PM   #1
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In Thunar, how to "Open Terminal Here" for .txt or .dat files?


in Thunar it is possible to "Configure custom actions..."(in the "Edit menu"). This custom action will happen when we right click any file or folder.

I want to open Terminal in the current folder, when I right click a .dat or .txt file.

I tried

exo-open --working-directory %d --launch TerminalEmulator

and, in "Appearance Conditions", "File Pattern"


and selected "Text Files".

But this not work.

Some one have did this yet? Can help me please.

Old 03-02-2009, 07:25 PM   #2
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The easiest is to move up a directory level, then right click on the directory where you want Terminal to open, and select Open Terminal here in the pop-up menu.
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I think you need to change the %d to %f


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