Desktop Launcher mystery

Dave Stevenson davstev at
Fri Jan 29 22:37:31 UTC 2010

Xandros Pilosa wrote:

> Dne 29.01.2010 (pet) ob 19:01 +0000 je Dave Stevenson zapisal(a):
> [snip]
>> [Desktop Entry]
>> Encoding=UTF-8
>> Icon=text-html
>> Type=Link
> I don't know the answer why it happened, but I would look with
> gconf-editor how following key is set first
> /desktop/gnome/url-handlers/http
> then, if previous settings are correct, I would check in
> ~/.local/share/applications:
> "MimeType=" key in gedit.desktop (there may be multiple versions
> of .desktop files for gedit) also what is in defaults.list in the same
> dir.
> Regards
/desktop/gnome/url-handlers/http & https both show firefox %s.
~/.local/share/applications has no entry for gedit.
defaults.list contains:
[Default Applications]


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