Bug 698502 - xdg-open <directory> in GNOME 3 runs Konqueror
xdg-open <directory> in GNOME 3 runs Konqueror
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: shared-mime-info (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bastien Nocera
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-04-20 23:33 EDT by Andy Lutomirski
Modified: 2011-04-29 21:38 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: shared-mime-info-0.90-7.fc15
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Last Closed: 2011-04-29 21:38:49 EDT
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Description Andy Lutomirski 2011-04-20 23:33:20 EDT
If I open a terminal and run:

$ xdg-open .

I get a konqueror window.

The bug appears to be that /usr/share/applications/defaults.list contains:


when it should contain:


Making that change manually fixes it.
Comment 1 Andy Lutomirski 2011-04-21 07:52:47 EDT
This problem affects the folders in the Places menu as well as xdg-open IIRC.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2011-04-21 12:10:29 EDT
shared-mime-info-0.90-7.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-04-21 20:10:39 EDT
Package shared-mime-info-0.90-7.fc15:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing shared-mime-info-0.90-7.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 4 Andy Lutomirski 2011-04-22 00:11:21 EDT
Done.  I downloaded the package from Koji.

Thanks for the fast fix!  If only the other three bugs I submitted in my first day using F15 Beta got fixed so quickly :)
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2011-04-29 21:38:45 EDT
shared-mime-info-0.90-7.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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