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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Executing Default Web Browser?
- From: Luke Hart <lukeh@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 11:48:43 +0100
- Subject: Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Executing Default Web Browser?
Alex Bligh wrote:
Yuck! Don't do that :-) Quite apart from the question "what name"
("mozilla", "mozilla-firefox") there is the question "where", and
"which of the ones you find".
Try the other thing I suggested, which is to use the MimeType stuff.
This is the mechanism an email client uses when clicking on an HTML
link. So, use
to get a wxFileType * for your HTML file, and, e.g.
This is exactly what wxLaunchDefaultBrowser does. The file I had to edit
was /usr/share/mime-info/gnome-vfs.keys, which contains this information
(Gnome had defaulted to Epiphany, which is fair enough since it's the
browser it ships with, but I hadn't installed it).