Bug#583294: gnome-control-center: gnome-default-applications-properties should update-alternatives?

Josselin Mouette joss at debian.org
Fri May 28 07:00:18 UTC 2010

Le jeudi 27 mai 2010 à 13:13 -0700, Mark Hedges a écrit :
> Yikes!  Touchy, aren't we.  Uhh, you're the one who brought
> up macs and alleged corporate oppression to begin with.  I'm
> just pointing out that it works both ways.

I still don’t know WTF you are talking about. I couldn’t care less about
Macs if that’s the question.

> I care about system-wide defaults because I use other
> applications that cannot be expected to integrate with GConf
> (like alpine, or K applications, or whatever.)  I guess I am
> looking for package galternatives.

No, you are probably looking for something that will automatically load
the browser selected in GConf instead of using an alternative. That
would be xdg-open, since sensible-browser doesn’t do that (arguably
that’s a bug in sensible-browser).

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