Open a file in its default application, using virtual terminal (VT).

      open Files...

   files    The filename(s) to open, wildcards are accepted.


Open all the text files in the current directory using your default text editor:

open *.txt

“Do not run; scorn running with thy heels” ~ Shakespeare

Related Linux commands

kill - Stop a process from running.
xdg-open - Open a file in it’s default application.
Equivalent macOS command: open - Open a file in a chosen application.
Equivalent Windows command: START - Start a program or command.

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