Running xdg-open

Didier Roche didrocks at
Fri Mar 3 15:10:18 UTC 2017

Le 03/03/2017 à 15:54, Oliver Grawert a écrit :
> hi,
> Am Freitag, den 03.03.2017, 15:22 +0100 schrieb Mark Shuttleworth:
>> On 03/03/17 15:02, Alberto Mardegan wrote:
>>>    Currently the xdg-open tool is provided by the core snap, which
>>> has it
>>> located in its /usr/local/bin/ path.
>> Will it not always be available at /snap/core/current/usr/local/bin/
>> ?
> yes, and it has been there since day one (of the core 16 series at
> least).
> the fix for handling the PATH in snap-confine is only in snapd 2.23
> which has only just made it into xenial-proposed.

Indeed, we only discussed the last point: /usr/local/bin was in the snap 
$PATH in the past, but there has been a regression (I guess due to the 
move to snap-confine or a new core snap) where it's not anymore. 
/usr/local/bin is not in the user's path, nor in the snap $PATH as it 
used to be.


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