How do I establish a file association?
Topic: How do I establish a file association?
started by: jhsu
Posted by jhsu on Jan. 14 2008,00:41How do I get MPlayer to start up when I open an *.flv file? I want to click on the *.flv file and have it start to play automatically.
Posted by ^thehatsrule^ on Jan. 14 2008,02:01I assume you mean for dfm with DSL 4.x... see dfmext.lua or add manually in ~/.dfmext
Posted by jhsu on Jan. 14 2008,02:48I'm using DSL 3.x, not 4.x. The Find feature can't locate any files named .dfmext or dfmext.lua. What do I do now?
Posted by lucky13 on Jan. 14 2008,03:02
Switch to 4.2.4.
Posted by ^thehatsrule^ on Jan. 14 2008,05:58Or change desktop/file managers... or something else like adding a mplayer button to emelfm.
Posted by lucky13 on Jan. 14 2008,16:32
If using emelfm, you can also set up a file association in configure - file types. You can edit MIME associations in mc as well.