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When i have an executable script and i runs it by double-clicking it in Gnome.

It opens a dialoguebox that asks, what is intended to do:

  • execute in terminal
  • view
  • cancel
  • execute

Is there a way to avoid this question in for certain selected scripts?

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  • In nautilus goto Edit Preferences and then select Behavior tab.
  • Under Executable Text files select "View executable text files when they are opened" or select "Run executable text files when they are opened".

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  • Now that dialog will get disappeared.
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In Nautilus... Edit->Preferences->Behavior and look under Executable Text Files.

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