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Date:      Thu, 9 Aug 2007 20:53:49 -0700
From:      David Benfell <>
To:        Ow Mun Heng <>
Cc:, David Benfell <>
Subject:   SOLVED: Re: What's the secret to gnome-terminal "open link?"
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On Wed, 08 Aug 2007 15:35:47 +0800, Ow Mun Heng wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-08-07 at 19:12 -0700, David Benfell wrote:
> > Hello all,
> >=20
> > I would really like the "open link" function to work under
> > gnome-terminal.  But I can't find any relevant configuration
> > and a Google search comes up empty.
Thanks to Ow Mun Heng, this is now solved.

For whatever reason, the file .gconf/desktop/gnome/url-handlers/http/%gconf=
in my home directory contained an incorrect specification for firefox.  It
needs to point to the right place.

David Benfell, LCP
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