[arch-general] no desktop: howto change default browser?

clemens fischer ino-news at spotteswoode.dnsalias.org
Mon Sep 12 15:55:06 EDT 2011

Mantas M. wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 11, 2011 at 08:26:53PM +0200, clemens fischer wrote:
>> I have used "gconf-editor", added the directory chain
> Very few programs still use the GConf settings. Most follow the XDG
> configuration at ~/.local/share/applications/mimeapps.list:
>    [Default Applications]
>    x-scheme-handler/http=firefox.desktop
>    x-scheme-handler/https=firefox.desktop
>    text/html=firefox.desktop
> The "x-scheme-handler/*" entries are for "http:" and "https:" URLs
> respectively, and "text/html" is for opening local HTML files.

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