Launches the application.
files to the launched application as arguments, using the optional
context to get information about the
details of the launcher (like what screen it is on). On error, throws will be set accordingly.
To launch the application without arguments pass a null
Note that even if the launch is successful the application launched can fail to start if it runs into problems during startup. There is no way to detect this.
Some URIs can be changed when passed through a GFile (for instance unsupported URIs with strange formats like mailto:), so if you have a textual URI you want to pass in as argument, consider using launch_uris instead.
On UNIX, this function sets the `GIO_LAUNCHED_DESKTOP_FILE` environment variable with the path of the launched desktop file and
`GIO_LAUNCHED_DESKTOP_FILE_PID` to the process id of the launched process. This can be used to ignore `GIO_LAUNCHED_DESKTOP_FILE`, should it be
inherited by further processes. The `DISPLAY` and `DESKTOP_STARTUP_ID` environment variables are also set, based on information provided in
a AppLaunchContext or null
true on successful launch, false otherwise.