Re: Why doesn't iceweasel work with iceape
Bret Busby wrote:
On Sun, 28 Feb 2010, godo wrote:
In trying to configure iceweasel to do the same (iceweasel defaults to
opening evolution, which I understand to be much the same as microsoft
outlook), I open the iceweasel Edit -> Preferences -> Applications ->
mailto option, and it displays the options "Use Gmail", Use Yahoo!
Mail", "Always ask", and "Use other", which does not give access to
iceape mail composer.
I just try than on Squeeze and it works, but trick is that when you
browse "Use other" choose iceape (/usr/bin/iceape).
That seems to work.
Whilst it opens up an iceape browser window with the URL "mailto...",
which then opens up an iceape mail compser window, it does work, if not
I had previously tried to find iceape using the paths /bin and /sbin,
but didn't find it there; the required path was, as you have indicated -
Thank you for that.
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For finding some app.: 'whereis'
$ whereis iceape
iceape: /usr/bin/iceape /etc/iceape /usr/lib/iceape /usr/share/iceape
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