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Bug 53604 - Bad links from Help Index
Bad links from Help Index
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Alexander Larsson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-09-12 14:30 EDT by Wendy Hung
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-13 11:08:18 EDT
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Description Wendy Hung 2001-09-12 14:30:17 EDT
Description of problem:
Unable to access Man Pages, Info Pages or GNOME Documents from Help Index. 
Click on Main Menu --> Programs ---> Help Systems.
Click on Man Pages or Info Pages or GNOME Documents in the Help Index 

How reproducible:

Actual Results:  Clicking on Man Pages results in an error box that says,
"toc: man is not a valid location.  Please check the spelling and try 
Similar messages with Info Pages and GNOME Documents.

Additional info:

Links were OK in RC2.
Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2001-09-13 10:43:40 EDT
That item has been removed in a later version. We want people to use help from
nautilus, instead of the old broken gnome-help browser.

Unfortunately we forgot to add the nautilus help browser item to the "programs"
menu, but we're already frozen, so it's too late.
Comment 2 Alexander Larsson 2001-09-13 11:08:12 EDT
Oops. Just tested in Nautilus, and it exhibits this behaviour.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2001-10-08 11:51:41 EDT
Fixed in gnome-core-

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