generic viewer

By Hal Canary, 2012-02-24 08:38:00 (link)
#computers-code

#!/bin/sh
#${HOME}/bin/v
#
# Copyright 2012 Hal Canary
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for arg in "$@"; do
  case "${arg##*.}" in
  png|jpg|jpeg|gif|bmp|tif|tiff|tga|targa)
    { /usr/bin/gthumb "$arg" > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  pdf|ps|eps)
    { /usr/bin/evince "$arg" > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  txt|tex|c|cxx|cpp|h|hh|cc|C|py|pl|java|hpp|hxx)
    { /usr/bin/emacs "$arg" \
        --eval '(setq buffer-read-only t)' \
        > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  htm|html)
    full=`readlink --canonicalize "$arg"`
    { /usr/bin/google-chrome "file://${full}" \
        > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  doc|docx|rtf|odt|odf|odp|ppt|ods|csv|tsv|xls)
    { /usr/bin/ooffice "$arg" > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  xcf)
    { /usr/bin/gimp "$arg" > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  svg)
    { /usr/bin/inkscape "$arg" > /dev/null 2>&1 & } ;;
  *)
    echo "What do I do with \"$arg\"?";;
  esac
done

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