Bug 102630 - gnome_url_show() doesn't handle https://
Summary: gnome_url_show() doesn't handle https://
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: libgnome
Version: beta1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact:
: 102733 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: CambridgeTarget 101028
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-08-19 05:55 UTC by Nils Philippsen
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:56 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-09-04 13:12:36 UTC

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Description Nils Philippsen 2003-08-19 05:55:22 UTC
Description of problem:

When clicking on links like https://bugzilla.redhat.com/ in evolution,
nothing happens. Stderr gives:

(evolution:3856): evolution-mail-WARNING **: gnome_url_show: The specified
location is invalid.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start evolution
2. Open mail with htps:// link
3. click on link
Actual results:

Nothing happens

Expected results:

Browser opens with linked page in it

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-08-20 21:32:13 UTC
*** Bug 102733 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Alexander Larsson 2003-09-04 13:12:36 UTC
I believe this should work with the recent gnome. I added https: default url
handlers. At least it works for me in gnome-terminal. Reopen if this is still
broken in evo.

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