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Old 01-21-2019, 02:06 AM   #1
euiat
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Associate file extension with an application?


I have DOSEMU installed on Suse Linux (Leap 15) and also have several archives of DOS programs I'm playing around with. DOSEMU will load a file from the console like so:
Code:
dosemu "/home/DOS/APP DIR/APP.EXE"
Would I would like to do is be able to click on a file of .exe or .com and have it automatically load with DOSEMU. How would I go about this?
 
Old 01-21-2019, 07:56 AM   #2
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is leap using kde?
https://docs.kde.org/trunk5/en/kde-w...pes/index.html
 
Old 01-21-2019, 05:46 PM   #3
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XFCE actually, but thank you. I did a search and found a reference to an older version of XFCE. From this I worked my way into the settings, there I found the MIME Type Editor. *.EXE files where associated with WINE, I just double clicked this and changed it to Dosemu.

Still have to figure out how to add an additional extension *.COM. That's next.

Edit: https://docs.xfce.org/xfce/xfce4-settings/4.10/mime

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