xstarter - GNU/Linux terminal application launcher

Version 0.7.0 released


New version of xstarter is available (v0.7.0). It adds one useful feature: you can now provide arguments to the application. It works for GUI and terminal programs alike. This allows to start a program like this: surf xstarter.org (GUI) or e.g. emacs -nw -Q.

How to use it?

If the number of search results is equal to 1, you can provide arguments the selected application should be started with, e.g. surf xstarter.org. You can provide multiple arguments, e.g. emacs -nw -Q. You can select the application you want to provide arguments for by pressing Tab key This feature works both with GUI (press Enter to start) and terminal applications (press C-o to start)

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