Thunderbird does not respect the default browser setting. [SOLVED]

Erik P. Olsen epodata at
Sat Mar 9 10:31:15 UTC 2013

On 08/03/13 07:46, Ed Greshko wrote:
> On 03/08/13 14:05, Frantisek Hanzlik wrote:
>> Hmm, there should be possible set default browser for individual
>> users, not only as system global.
> Yes, there is....
> xdg-settings is supposed to be the command to set that up.  However, I've found it to be buggy.  So, you can manually edit
> $HOME/.local/share/applications/mimeapps.list
Changing this mimeapps.list does nothing. There are two defaults.list on my 
system: In /usr/local/share/applications/ and in /usr/share/applications/

Changing defaults.list only works in /usr/share/applications/ and copying it to 
$HOME/.local/share/applications/ has no effect either.


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