Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Mon Aug 2 23:34:23 PDT 2010

On Aug 3, 2010, at 01:14, Scott Webster wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 2:52 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> Correct; there is no "amarok" in your PATH, nor, I'm guessing, is there expected to be; you're expected to launch by double-clicking.
> A minor point, but you should be able to launch .app programs with the
> open command, eg. "open /Applications/MacPorts/KDE4/".  Of
> course double clicking in the finder works too.

True, you can open a GUI application from the Terminal with "open". Doing so is AFAIK exactly equivalent to double-clicking it in the Finder (e.g. you won't get any additional error messages or anything shown in the Terminal, if that was your goal).

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