− Launch an application
launches an application using the given name. The
application is started with proper startup notification on a
default display, unless specified otherwise.
takes at least one argument, the name of the application to
launch. The name should match application desktop file name,
as residing in /usr/share/application, with or without the
If called with
more than one argument, the rest of them besides the
application name are considered URI locations and are passed
as arguments to the launched application.
options are understood:
Prints a short help text and