Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 239300
launchmail should fallback to kmail in KDE
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:04 EST
Description of problem:
launchmail only checks if evolution exists. Is this is not the case an error
be shown: "ERROR: The mail client evolution does not exist. Please
If /usr/bin/gnome-default-applications-properties doesn't exist that would be
On KDE LiveCD we don't have gnome-default-applications-properties. So after a
installation to hard disk the user would not know how to reconfigure this. The
best way here would be to fallback to kmail in a KDE session.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install KDE LiveCD or remove evolution and
2. Login into KDE
3. Launch launchmail
Actual results: Error Message
Expected results: kmail would be startet
Additional info: I've misread #230023. So I've opened a single bug for this.
#239293 is the same issue.
Please see if this makes it behave as expected in the LiveCD.
Working fine here.
htmlview-4.0.0-2.fc7 is in F7 now. It falls back in the KDE-only case to a list
of "if it exists use it". konqueror and kmail are at the top of that list.