Running Dolphin from terminal.

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Thanks guelfi for mentioning the daemon thing.That got me thinking that maybe I could use dbus to launch dolphin for me. I whipped up a script and threw it in my ~/bin and its working fine.I have no idea if this is the "right way" but it seems to work fine and does not appear to break anything.browse.sh#!/bin/bash FILE_BROWSER=/usr/bin/dolphin if [[ -z $1 ]]; then BROWSE_PATH=`pwd` else BROWSE_PATH=`realpath "$1"` fi echo "Invoking $FILE_BROWSER on DBus with path $BROWSE_PATH"; qdbus org.kde.klauncher /KLauncher exec_blind $FILE_BROWSER "$BROWSE_PAT (HowTos)