Package xdg-utils

Basic desktop integration functions

http://portland.freedesktop.org/

The xdg-utils package is a set of simple scripts that provide basic
desktop integration functions for any Free Desktop, such as Linux.
They are intended to provide a set of defacto standards.
This means that:
*  Third party software developers can rely on these xdg-utils
   for all of their simple integration needs.
*  Developers of desktop environments can make sure that their
   environments are well supported
*  Distribution vendors can provide custom versions of these utilities

The following scripts are provided at this time:
* xdg-desktop-icon      Install icons to the desktop
* xdg-desktop-menu      Install desktop menu items
* xdg-email             Send mail using the user's preferred e-mail composer
* xdg-icon-resource     Install icon resources
* xdg-mime              Query information about file type handling and
                        install descriptions for new file types
* xdg-open              Open a file or URL in the user's preferred application
* xdg-screensaver       Control the screensaver
* xdg-settings          Get various settings from the desktop environment
General Commands
Command Description
xdg-desktop-icon command line tool for (un)installing icons to the desktop
xdg-desktop-menu command line tool for (un)installing desktop menu items
xdg-email command line tool for sending mail using the user's preferred e-mail composer
xdg-icon-resource command line tool for (un)installing icon resources
xdg-mime command line tool for querying information about file type handling and adding...
xdg-open opens a file or URL in the user's preferred application
xdg-screensaver command line tool for controlling the screensaver
xdg-settings get various settings from the desktop environment