I cannot open a web link in pidgin by click anymore

Ka-Hing Cheung khc at pidgin.im
Sun Mar 29 18:23:09 EDT 2009

On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 03:24:10PM +0800, Star Liu wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 10:13 PM, Star Liu <minxinjianxin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Greetings!
> >
> > The function, click on a web link in pidgin will open the web page in
> > web browser, refuses to work anymore, I cannot remember when it
> > started to be broken. I hope you can give me some advice to solve the
> > problem, or I have to copy the link location to a web browser
> > manually, it's not nice. thank you!
> >
> here is the debug info when i click on a link:
> (08:25:25) gtknotify: Executing xdg-open 'http://www.debian.org'

Looks like it's trying to launch your browser through xdg-open, but that's
not doing the right thing. You may want to double check your default browser
in your desktop environment.


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