How to Install xdg-utils in Ubuntu 18.04

Install xdg-utils by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install xdg-utils


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xdg-utils contains utilities for integrating applications with the desktop environment, regardless of which desktop environment is used. . The following utilities are included: . * xdg-desktop-menu - Install desktop menu items * xdg-desktop-icon - Install icons on the user's desktop * xdg-email - Compose a new email in the user's preferred email client, potentially with subject and other info filled in * xdg-icon-resource - Install icon resources * xdg-mime - Query and install MIME types and associations * xdg-open - Open a URI in the user's preferred application that handles the respective URI or file type * xdg-screensaver - Enable, disable, or suspend the screensaver * xdg-settings - Get or set the default web browser and URI handlers


Version: 1.1.2-1ubuntu2

Section: utils