Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 455976
MSN (hotmail) "New mail notifications" opens Abiword instead of hotmail in a browser (firefox).
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:41:49 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
100% of the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure a Hotmail account Pidgin and select "New mail notifications".
2. When new mail has arrived "1 new e-mail." will be available in Pidgin. Click
3. A dialog box will pop up. Click the "Open Mail" button.
If Abiword is installed (which is default in Fedora 9 GNOME Live spin), Abiword
will open with the error:
"Abiword cannot open /tmp/purpleE2KHEU. It appears to be an invalid document."
If Abiword is not installed, Hotmail opens in Firefox as expected.
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