Author smarnach
Recipients Arfrever, Hobson.Lane, Roman.Evstifeev, benjamin.peterson, cvrebert, eric.araujo, ganadist, giampaolo.rodola, pitrou, r.david.murray, rosslagerwall, smarnach, vstinner
Date 2012-04-23.16:15:23
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The semantics of "associated application" change considerably from operating system to operating system.  As an example, ``os.startfile("a.py")`` will usually run `a.py` in the Python interpreter, while ``xdg-open a.py`` it will usually open the source code in an editor on Linux.  This might reduce the overall usefulness of the proposed ``shutil.launch()`` function.
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2012-04-23 16:15:24smarnachsetrecipients: + smarnach, pitrou, vstinner, giampaolo.rodola, benjamin.peterson, eric.araujo, ganadist, Arfrever, r.david.murray, cvrebert, rosslagerwall, Roman.Evstifeev, Hobson.Lane
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