[PC-BSD Testing] Okular is cited in file assoc section of, syssettings for PDF but doesn't work
James T. Nixon III
james at ixsystems.com
Wed Apr 8 10:57:13 PDT 2009
> Date: Tue, 7 Apr 2009 14:55:40 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Jeff <dejamuse at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [PC-BSD Testing] Okular is cited in file assoc section of sys
> settings for PDF but doesn't work
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> Trying to open a PDF file downloaded via "PDF Download" extension in Firefox3 doesn't invoke Okular.? Had to find the binary in /PCBSD/local/kde4/bin/okular and tell the pop-up dialog box to remember the file association.
> But in system settings, Okular is listed for PDF file types.
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> From: "Fabrizio Parrella" <fabrizio at bibivu.com>
> Subject: Re: [PC-BSD Testing] Okular is cited in file assoc section of
> syssettings for PDF but doesn't work
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> there are similar issues for OO files and others...
> I believe this is a FF issue that doesn't check the default configuration to see if the file is registered
Hey guys, this is caused in thunderbird because the mimeTypes.rdf wasn't
included in the PBI, and in Firefox because the mimeTypes.rdf was too
generic. I've added a few entries to each to hopefully solve most of
our annoyances. I've also commented mimeTypes.rdf to show what's going
on. I believe this will be reflected in the release.
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