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Re: default email program

On Friday 11 May 2007 18:08, Dennis G. Wicks wrote:
> Nigel Henry wrote:
> > On Friday 11 May 2007 23:26, Jesus Arocho wrote:
> >> I am using debian etch.  When I click on an email link on a web site the
> >> system will try to launch evolution.  How can I change the default email
> >> program to something else, kmail in my case?
> >
> > I'm in KDE, but IIRC, in Gnome you go to "preferences", "more
> > preferences", and then "preferred applications". Then you can set your
> > preferred webbrowser, email client, etc. Just select Kmail for your email
> > client, and your done.
> >
> > Nigel.
> It is actually,
>         Desktop (in the top panel) > Preferences > Preferred Applications
> Good Luck!
> Dennis
> Standardization! Standardization! My mouse for some standardization!

My desktop (kde) preference is set to kmail.  To no avail, when I click on an 
email url iceweasel tries to start evolution.  I also tried inserting a 
string pointing to /usr/bin/kmail in about:config using a firefox template 
string and that also failed.

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