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Re: Distinguish instances of GUI file manager by color




On 09/26/2018 06:24 AM, Dan Purgert wrote:
Richard Owlett wrote:
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Also your phraseology joggled my thought process. Perhaps "file manager"
hints at much more power than I  need. I only wish to _move_ files.
Which got me thinking that Tcl/Tk may be appropriate. I'll experiment
with mc first.

Or perhaps just bash?  Although, your situation may have too many
clauses to really decide how/where something goes easily in a script.


My essential need for a GUI is to select with a mouse click.
I've just downloaded it and browsed the man page.
I think mc will work.

On my laptop the default font size is unsuitably small.
A quick web search revealed that is not a mc parameter.
It is a function of the terminal emulator used. I have a MATE desktop. How do I determine what terminal emulator is in use?