Bug 210143 - no "open link in new window" for firefox preferred browser dialog
no "open link in new window" for firefox preferred browser dialog
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2006-10-10 09:26 EDT by Denis Leroy
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-10 11:50:42 EDT
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Description Denis Leroy 2006-10-10 09:26:50 EDT
In gnome-defaults-applications-properties, when selecting firefox as the default
browser, the three "open link..." radio buttons are disabled.

firefox by default opens a new tab in any running window, even when it's in
another desktop, but using the -browser option forces it to open a new window,
so there's a way to support this.

I'm unclear whether this needs to be filed against
gnome-defaults-applications-properties or against firefox.
Comment 1 Christopher Aillon 2006-10-10 11:50:42 EDT
This was done to fix https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=208371

If you want to change the firefox settings, change them internally to firefox
for now.  See the firefox Tabs prefs for the way to do it.

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