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I want to associate Spotify URIs with my bash script that runs spotify, however, I don't know how to make xdg-open open spotify: URIs with that bash script.

Any suggestions?

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xdg-open uses kfmclient, gnome-open or exo-open, so you should configure the program that is used in your case.

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thanks, I looked up uri adding for gnome-open and found this:… – Linus Sep 16 '09 at 17:27

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