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How do I run a browser from a terminal?

#1

Do you know how do I run the browser with a command on the terminal?

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#2

Do you know how do I run the browser with a command on the terminal?

Which browser?

Usually, you just open the terminal and simply run. But you need to know the command. For example, for Chrome the actual command is google-chrome (vs chrome as some might expect.)

#3

I use firefox. Is it firefox?

#4

yes it is. You likely want to use nohup if you are launching from the terminal. See the attached GIF. (nohup firefox &)

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#5

Am I opening a new topic every time I reply?

#6

No. We moved the browser question over to a new topic so that the question and title were relevant and the search reflected accurately.