Reassociating launching apps from Fedora Linux / Gnome. FC4

David Niemi drn_temp2 at
Thu Dec 22 11:21:10 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-12-22 at 09:10 +0000, Clive at Rational wrote:
> Hi,
>    Does anyone have a link to where the process of
> associating a new application with a file type in
> Fedora is described? For example, when I click on a
> .jpg file on the Fedora desktop, by default "Eye of
> Gnome Image Viewer" is launched. I want to chnage that
> to launch "gThumb Image viewer" since most of the time
> when I click on a jpg in a directory I want to
> organise the files into some sort of photo album or
> view them via a slide show. How do I change the
> default application launched?

Right click the file, select "Properties", Select "Open With" and choose
your application or select "Add" to add another.

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