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Description Graeme Gott editbugs 2013-07-01 19:24:11 CEST
Created attachment 5084 
Remove forcing URLs through web browser

Garcon treats all Link type desktop entries as if they were web URL's while thunar just passes them to exo-open.

Steps to Reproduce:
1) Create a Link type desktop entry that uses mailto URL.
2) Open desktop entry in applications menu panel applet or app finder.

Actual Results:
Web browser launches.

Expected Results:
Mail client will launch.

Additional Information:
See http://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce/2013-July/032390.html for details.
Comment 1 Jannis Pohlmann editbugs 2014-07-25 14:23:43 CEST
Fixed in master:

commit cb5108ab932bd631dd6da993322a67fb4a219841
Author: Graeme Gott <graeme@gottcode.org>
Date:   Fri Jul 25 14:14:23 2014 +0200

    Don't force URLs to be opened in a web browser (bug #10212)

Bug #10212

Reported by:
Graeme Gott
Reported on: 2013-07-01
Last modified on: 2014-07-25


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