Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 246296
Why does gnome-open launch cervisia for ftp: address in my KDE session?
Last modified: 2009-01-08 23:40:11 EST
Description of problem:
In Thunderbird, the ftp handler is set to
/usr/lib/thunderbird-188.8.131.52/open-browser.sh (which appears to be a default).
This is turn launches gnome-open. In my case this ends up launching cervisia in
my KDE session. I tried to set the gconf setting
/desktop/gnome/url-handlers/ftp/command to "firefox %s", but that didn't seem to
have any effect.
It seems like it decides that the mime type is "inode/directory". I suppose
this is sort of correct, but it is a "network directory", not a local directory.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Still present with libgnome-2.20.1-2.fc8
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