URL's in a e-mail msg will not startup firefox...???
sundar.personal at gmail.com
Sat Apr 4 18:54:24 UTC 2009
Larry Shields wrote:
> Sundar Nagarajan wrote:
>> Larry Shields wrote:
>>> *Here is my problem, when someone sends a URL in a e-mail msg, when I
>>> click on it, it will not bring up firefox...
>>> I am using Thunderbird as my mail client, now can anyone tell me what I
>>> need to do for it to work...???
>>> Thanks for any help on this...
>> Open the config editor in Thunderbird (under
>> Edit-->Preferences-->Advanced --> Config Editor) and edit the following
>> keys setting them to /usr/bin/firefox
> *Hello Sundar,
> Thanks for the input concerning this problem, I looked in the advanced
> area in the config editor, but did not see the
> network.protocal-handler.app.http nor https...
> Am I supposed to add those to the files...???
> At anyrate, I just downloaded TB via synaptic, everything is working
> just fine...
> Thanks again for the reply...
Frankly I put these in quite a while ago when I was using TB2 while it
was not yet in the Ubuntu repos. I do not remember any more whether I
had to add the keys or just set the values. Anyway, I am glad your
problem is solved.
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