[PC-BSD Testing] Problem with default browser

Alexander Yerenkow yerenkow at uct.ua
Thu Jan 7 08:04:55 PST 2010


2010/1/6 Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com>

> On 01/04/2010 06:08, Alexander Yerenkow wrote:
> > Go to settings->Default applications->Browser
> >
> > For example, I want to use Opera/Firefox.
> > I chose "in the following browser", press button near, and I see a list
> of
> > "Known Applications".
> > There exists opera, firefox.
> > I chose opera, it says "/Progams/bin/opera", after I chose this it says
> > "pbi-opera-opera" in path input.
> >
> > If I chose one of them (ff/opera), and click in any external program at
> > link, I see notify that opera/firefox launching, BUT!
> > The link instead of open in browser, downloading into /var/tmp, and
> browser
> > opens it, like this:
> >
> >
> > file:///var/tmp/kdecache-user/krun/46669.0.
> > file:///var/tmp/kdecache-user/krun/46878.0.visits
> >
> > No images, css, etc. That's NOT what user expects.
> >
> > How this can be fixed:
> > instead of choosing opera/ff from known application, click browse, and
> input
> > "/Programs/Opera/.sbin/opera"
> > Note that .sbin is hidden, so average user couldn't find this path.
> >
> > After I set this, all apps opens links corectly in my  browser, opera or
> > firefox OK.
> >
> > Kris, please see what can be done to prevent such situation, Why
> shortcuts
> > which goes to kmenu not allowed to be used like this? :)
> >
> >
>
> It's workforfluffy - freebsd + kde from ports, so I'm not sure it's bug.
Could anyone test it at some other environment?

> I think this is a bug in KDE. Its not failing just with PBIs, but also
> with the default "konqbrowser" when selected via the kmenu tool. I would
> recommend filing a bug report with them, since obviously it's not
> working as we would expect :)
>
>
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>
> Kris Moore
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-- 
Regards,
Alexander Yerenkow
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