Open Windows internet shortcut (*.url) files in firefox

 $ cat file.url | grep -i url=* | cut -b 5- | xargs firefox

— by tsjswimmer on Sept. 12, 2014, 12:06 a.m.


Basically the same as my other command, except the URL is piped to Firefox using xargs, as opposed to being put in parenthesis with a dollar sign.